TriStar tried hard. But the studio responsible for "Jerry Maguire," "My Best Friend's Wedding" and "As Good as It Gets," not to mention this summer's Sony tentpole, "Godzilla," always existed in the…
A cost-cutting program last year helped United Artists Theater Circuit turn an operating profit of $7.2 million in the fourth quarter, compared with a loss of $5 million a year earlier, UATC said…
British author and journalist Angus Finney has signed a deal with publisher Random House to write an unauthorized history of Miramax Films.
Telewest, the U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, has put an end to speculation and announced it is close to completing a £666 million ($1.2 billion) takeover of General Cable, the fifth-largest…
Last week was decidedly mixed for Broadway -- with 15 of its 30 theaters' gross receipts in various states of decline from the previous -- but the Great White Way still managed to finish up, with…
The rookie Fox sitcom "Damon" has cooled somewhat in its second try, retaining 86% of its adults 18-49 lead-in from "The Simpsons" vs. a 95% retention for "Damon's" premiere the previous Sunday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is expected to announce as early as Thursday its plans for a new permanent site for the Oscar show, according to sources.
The Oscar booster effect kicked in big time overseas last week, delivering rich B.O. spoils for "Titanic," "As Good As It Gets" and "Good Will Hunting."
NEW YORK -- Nielsen Media Research has formed a new service to better help its national advertiser clients deliver more effective campaigns and respond more quickly to competition.
Former Live Entertainment chairman Roger Burlage has returned to Trimark, a company he once ran, as a member of its board of directors, it was announced Monday.