Bolstered by the launch of its debut animated film "Anastasia," 20th Century Fox is in the process of restructuring and expanding its animation operations, which includes the renaming of Fox Family…
The world's first film about the Titanic, a 30-minute silent movie made in Berlin just two months after the ocean liner sank in 1912, has been discovered on the dusty shelves of an elderly Berlin…
For the sixth consecutive week the soundtrack to "Titanic" was the bestselling album in the nation, logging a whopping 848,000 copies sold, a more than 200,000-unit increase over the previous week.
Confirming they'd sealed a lucrative longterm deal for Centropolis Entertainment at Sony Pictures Entertainment (Daily Variety Feb. 18), Dean Devlin said Wednesday that he and partner Roland Emmerich…
After a year of negotiations, Fox Children's Network affiliates have agreed to sell their profit participation in FCN to Fox Kids Worldwide and Fox Broadcasting Co. The price is said to be about $100…
Brad Pitt, Greg Kinnear, Gloria Stuart and Joan Cusack are among the presenters scheduled to appear at Saturday's Writers Guild Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.
Writer-director Tom DiCillo, whose "The Real Blonde" will be released by Paramount on Feb. 27, is in final talks to helm "Double Whammy" for Lakeshore Entertainment.
Alcon Entertainment -- a startup indie with its own financing from FedEx chairman Frederick W. Smith -- has set up two greenlit projects with plans to make as many as three to four low-budget pics…
The disappointments of CBS' first-week Winter Olympics results are rapidly snowballing into an avalanche of week-two woes. CBS nevertheless overcame weather-related difficulties, time-zone hurdles…
Mediaset president Fedele Confalonieri confirmed Wednesday that the Silvio Berlusconi-owned company is holding talks with global media baron Rupert Murdoch, but he denied that the discussion centered…