To the surprise of absolutely no one, Paramount and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" remained the nation's top box office draw for the eighth straight weekend, sailing off with a studio-projected $23.2…
The German box office took in a record DM1.47 billion ($807 million) in 1997, representing an increase of 11.75% over the previous year. More than 143 million tickets were sold in 1997, the…
Uprooting their Flower Films shingle from the beds of Fox 2000, Drew Barrymore and producing partner Nancy Juvonen are headed for Columbia Pictures in a two-year, first look production deal.
Now that the bulk of the network drama pilots have been ordered for fall, execs are starting to turn their attention to comedy development.
EXCLUSIVEMCA Records has a new logo. It also seemingly has a new motto: Get There First. Execs at the label recently took the unusual step of launching a preemptive strike to ink newcomers Free…
News Corp. estimates it will earn a profit of at least $100 million on "Titanic" once all revenue from the pic is accounted for, chairman Rupert Murdoch told Wall Street analysts Wednesday night.
Kraft Foods and Grey Advertising gave a big vote of confidence to local cable advertising by forming a multimillion-dollar, multiyear alliance with cable giant Tele-Communications Inc.
The Publicists Guild of America on Thursday announced its nominations for best marketing campaigns in movies and television.
Virgin Records has upped Ken Pedersen to exec VP of the label’s stateside operation. The industry vet will oversee Virgin’s finance, production and information technology arms. Pedersen also will…
Homing in on his goal of 80%-plus household coverage by the August launch of his PaxNet web, Lowell "Bud" Paxson announced eight more station acquisitions Thursday. The Paxson Communications Corp…