Citing reservations about seeing any drastic improvement in Southern California's recession-plagued economy, pubcaster KCET Tuesday adopted what station officials term a "cautious and conservative"$…
If a new ARD initiative goes through, Germany's pubcasters may stop airing free rascist-tinged campaign ads. But perhaps more attractive to public station heads is the idea of finally losing their…
Ernie Hudson has been tapped to star in 20th Century Fox's "Airheads," due to go before the cameras Aug. 4.
S.G. Warburg Securities initiated coverage of cable programmer Gaylord Entertainment Co. with a "buy" recommendation.
Ambitious British media conglomerate Pearson has emerged as a possible backer of Premier Media's bid to buy the Rank Organisation's film interests.
Despite the collapse of its joint venture with Completion Bond Co., British merchant bank Guinness Mahon has finalized the funding of three pictures and said it's committed to film financing.
Michael Crichton is involved in rewriting several records this week. As the screen version of his novel "Jurassic Park" continues to smash box office records, Crichton's new Knopf novel about sexual…
Meredith Corp. will sell a Fresno NBC affiliate and a Syracuse, N.Y., CBS affiliate to Granite Broadcasting Corp.
MTV Latin America has hired Manuel Sosa as senior VP and general manager.
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers, responding to several months of debate among its members, has announced a research project on the impact of used compact disc sales in the marketplace…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures