As predicted by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. execs earlier this month, the Canadian film and TV company reported a major loss for the past year.
Australia's Television & Media Services, which includes the country's biggest cinema advertising contractor and a major production facility, disclosed a series of deals Thursday with units of Kerry…
For the first edition in his four-year term as director of the Venice Intl. Film Festival, neophyte event chief Alberto Barbera has assembled a program that's light on major studio features and…
Gallic major Gaumont has announced revenues of $123 million for the first half of 1999, a 24% drop compared with the same period in 1998, as profits declined 51% to $3.9 million.
After scoring a solid victory as a rental, Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" plans to conquer the sell-through market on Nov. 2 as a limited edition.
In a burst of deal-making, DreamWorks and Universal have secured Robert De Niro and Ben Stiller for "Meet the Parents," while John Travolta is set to appear in "Numbers," a DreamWorks-Paramount…
EMI Music Publishing has ponied up nearly $200 million for more than 40,000 copyrights held by Windswept Pacific, including "Louie Louie," "Mony Mony," "Hot Legs" and "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?"
In a major reshuffle of DreamWorks' top ranks, co-owner Jeffrey Katzenberg will become the studio's interim head of production, replacing Bob Cooper, the former TriStar Pictures president who has…
Commercial webs recorded better-than-average growth rates in gross advertising revenues compared to other media in the first six months of the year per A.C. Nielsen figures released Tuesday.
Robert Mendez has been upped to senior veep of business affairs and legal at Paramount Domestic Television.
Rentrak Corp. on Wednesday said second-quarter revenues fell to $31 million from $33 million, while profits were up to $3.6 million over $3.1 million, driven by new revenue-sharing video distrib…