January was "Titanic." The first 31 days of 1998 steamed to a record $674.2 million, shattering the prior record set last year by 30%.
Behaviour Communications (formerly Malofilm Communications) has raised C$30 million ($21 million) through a stock offering that closed Jan. 30, it was announced Monday.
DreamWorks has shifted the opening dates of two of its most promising 1998 releases, the Steven Spielberg-helmed "Saving Private Ryan" and the animated biblical epic "The Prince of Egypt."
Atlantis Communications has appointed Kerri Golden as the company's chief financial officer, effective immediately.
EXCLUSIVEDirector Michael Mann has set Al Pacino and Russell Crowe to star in an untitled film based on the true story of tobacco exec-turned-whistleblower Jeffrey Wigand and his relationship with…
Entertainment law pioneer Martin Gang died Jan. 26 after a long illness. He was 96. The graduate of Harvard College and UC Berkeley’s Boalt School of Law founded the influential showbiz law firm…
Spanish digital satcaster CanalSatelite Digital (CSD) has signed an agreement with an international consortium of banks to access a $400 million syndicated loan.
Alice Davidson, mother of Gordon Davidson, who serves as director/producer of Center Theatre Group, Ahmanson Theatre, and the Mark Taper Forum, died Jan. 28 of a heart attack in Culver City. She was…
Independent sales and production entity Image Organization has snapped up the spec script "Table for One," from writer-director Ron Senkowski ("Let's Kill all the Lawyers") for a low-six figures.
After a reported bid of about $200 million, novelist Tom Clancy will join in the hunt for Super Bowl glory as the new lead owner of the Minnesota Vikings.