Disney is preparing to launch a Spanish-lingo version of its all-animation web Toon Disney for Hispanic consumers in the U.S. this summer.
World premieres of the Phil Joanou-directed romance "Entropy" and "The Big Brass Ring," based on an unproduced Orson Welles screenplay, will bookend the 1999 edition of the Los Angeles Independent…
For the first time, A&E has taken the lead in commissioning a British mystery.
The sixth annual New York Underground Film Festival opens today at the Anthology Film Archives and runs through March 14.
United Intl. Pictures chief exec and prexy Paul Oneile and United Cinemas Intl. prez and chief exec Joseph Peixoto will be honored with the Cinema Expo Intl. 1999 awards for distributor and exhibitor…
Destination Films has picked up Jeffrey Miller's spec script "The Box" for a mid-six- against seven-figure sum.
Draft legislation is soon to go before parliament that could mean good news for distributors and exhibitors of U.S. and other foreign films -- as well as for Egypt's own ailing film industry.
Talkshow veteran Jill Blackstone has been tapped exec producer of Twentieth TV's upcoming syndie strip "Divorce Court."
Fox Searchlight Pictures is finalizing its legit production team to turn "The Full Monty" into a Broadway tuner.
Deutsche Bank Monday attempted to make peace in public with Deutsche Telekom (DT) after DT balked last week at the bank's offer -- one less than half of what DT is asking for its cable networks.
Bandeirantes, which carved a niche as a sports broadcaster in the 1980s and early '90s, is going back to its roots with a $50 million investment in sports.