Two distinctly different wartime films vie for top honors; Terrence Malick divides the critics with a densely arty approach to the wide-canvass studio feature; Warren Beatty poses a quadruple threat…
A subtle shift appears to be under way on Wall Street as investors begin to switch their focus from Time Warner to Walt Disney Co.
A special Sunday preview of Eddie Murphy's "foamation" comedy "The PJs" woke up that night's Fox lineup, while CBS' "People's Choice Awards" walked off with beefy male-demo improvements over year-ago…
Eden Collinsworth, co-founder of defunct lifestyle magazine Buzz, has joined Hearst Corp. as director of cross-media business development.
Universal Studios on Monday inked a multimillion dollar marketing deal with Daimler Chrysler making Dodge the exclusive automotive partner for the studio's theme park, motion picture, consumer…
An update on some Oscar winners and the most prominent bridesmaids from 1978. Michael Cimino: The Oscar-winning helmer of “The Deer Hunter” would use his newly minted cachet to set up his next…
The NBC O&O group has inked a deal with Warner Bros.' syndie arm to take over distribution of the Peacock's nightly entertainment magazine strip "Access Hollywood."
The National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians met for almost 10 hours Friday with ABC in an effort to hammer out a return-to-work agreement for about 2,200 locked-out workers.
SPECIAL REPORTThe big story at Seagram was the $10.2 billion acquisition of Polygram Entertainment, giving the Universal Music Group instant global market share dominance in the music biz.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that seven films are being considered for the sound effects editing Oscar.
Kevin Hardestig has joined Paramount Pictures-based production banner Alphaville as a development executive. Hardestig most recently worked as an assistant to Universal Pictures exec-VP of…