When it rains, it pours: Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday that its international arm, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., surpassed $1 billion in overseas B.O. for the first time…
German pubcaster ZDF is buying three major film packages for a total of DM234 million ($131 million), programming director Oswald Ring announced Tuesday. The deals will supply the pubcaster with pics…
Satcaster Echostar will add TCI's premium movie channels Encore and Starz! to its Dish Network lineup at the end of the month.
A representative sample of the people have spoken --- the nominees for the upcoming People's Choice Awards were unveiled Tuesday.
"Green Acres" is going through some developmental tilling, as Ben Stiller's Red Hour Prods. has gone rural and is now attached to produce the Fox Family Films' feature version of the vintage TV…
Cablers kicked off the annual Western Show confab here by publicly fretting about the coming political backlash, as cable modem subscribers begin high-speed downloading of Internet smut onto their…
MGM has paid low against mid-six figures for "Calling of Angels," a gothic love story with horror elements penned by Patrick Massett, sources said.
"Swingers" helmer Doug Liman is set to direct Banner Entertainment's gritty comedy "Go," which begins shooting in early March.
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures have entered into a five-year feature production and distribution partnership that will have the companies co-financing at least 20 motion pictures produced…
Tele-Communications Inc. stock soared $2 to its highest point in the past year Tuesday after TCI president Leo Hindery gave an upbeat presentation to investors and revealed that the cabler had…
AMC Intl. Inc. said Tuesday it plans to build its first megaplex theater in the Tokyo region by the summer of 2000. The 16-screen, 3,500-seat theater will be located 10 kilometers (6 miles) from…