Two in Arau: The international box office sensation "Like Water for Chocolate" has certainly put helmer Alfonso Arau on the map as a filmmaker. Of course, some of us still can't shake that image of…
Michael Kaiser, the exec who oversaw all domestic creative advertising for 20 th Century Fox films, has exited the studio. "I have a great deal of respect for him," noted Andrea Jaffe, Fox's…
Adding to studio concerns about primetime newsmagazines, NBC announced Monday that it will add a regular Thursday telecast of "Dateline NBC" to its lineup through the summer in "L.A. Law's" timeslot…
Turner Broadcasting System has tapped Steven Heyer, prez/chief operating officer of Young & Rubicam Advertising Worldwide, to head TBS' worldwide advertising sales.
Scott Bakula has concluded a long-term, multifaceted production agreement with Warner Bros.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has concluded the realignment of its TV divisions as Columbia TriStar TV, reassigning a number of key staffers but continuing to position Columbia and TriStar as separate…
In an indication that Rupert Murdoch and Sumner Redstone still value their MTV Asia partnership, negotiations on MTV's liaison with News Corp.'s Asian satcaster, Star TV, have reached the highest…
Steadi Systems Inc., the film and video stock company, acquired Walt Davis Enterprises, the video hardware sales and rental company, for an undisclosed amount.
Daily Variety Film Box Office Report APRIL 8-10 NOTE: This table may be divided and Additional information on a particular entry may APPEAR on more than one screen. 1 2 D2:The Mighty Ducks(BV)…
Timothy Dalton brandished his own license to kill Monday, severing his eight-year connection with the James Bond action pix series.
Imax Corp., a movie theater chain with towering screens at museums and amusement parks worldwide, said Monday it will soon issue shares for the first time in its 27-year history.