Stock in bankrupt theater concern Livent Inc. plunged 96% Friday to 28¢ in heavy trading on the Canadian over-the-counter market, in the wake of the Ontario Securities Commission's order allowing…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is reminding filmmakers that Dec. 1 is the deadline for submitting the Official Screen Credits form if a feature is to be considered for this year's…
Internet superpower America Online Inc. and cyberspace software pioneer Netscape Communications Corp. confirmed Monday they were in talks for AOL to acquire Netscape in a deal valued at about $4…
Cinema operators in Spain and France proclaimed last week one of the best of the year, while elsewhere exhibs lamented the sub-par performances of some anticipated films.
Rupert Murdoch has finally reached a preliminary agreement with Italian telco Telecom Italia that will create Italy's second digital TV platform, according to persistent rumors circulating in Italy.
The nascent radio satcasting business has garnered important votes of confidence this month from high-profile investors and consumer electronics manufacturers.
CBS is developing a new Columbia TriStar TV comedy created and executive produced by Larry Charles ("Seinfeld," "Mad About You") and Daniel Stern ("City Slickers," "Home Alone"). Stern will also star…
Backyard Productions has appointed Katie Adams exec producer at its Santa Monica location. In her new position, Adams will handle commercial projects for L.A.-based directors Rob Pritts, Don Rase and…
Warren Beatty bailed from the closing "Bulworth" gala, but otherwise the 42nd London Film Festival closed on a high note Thursday, unspooling 150 features over 15 days awash with directors, celebs…
The American Theater Wing announced Friday that it will disburse $103,000 in grants and scholarships to 43 nonprofit Gotham theater organizations and schools.
The Independent Film Channel has completed its 75-minute documentary feature "Bad Taste: The John Waters Story" and will schedule it as a world TV premiere on Jan. 29.