It was a schwinging weekend as Paramount's "Wayne's World 2" hurled to a studio projection of $ 14.2 million. Touchstone's "Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit" had a small blessing of $ 7.5 million to…
The March of Dimes saluted Ron Howard and Brian Grazer Friday night, presenting them with an award for "their outstanding contributions to the motion picture industry."
"The Piano" and "Schindler's List" dueled for top honors from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. in voting Saturday, with Jane Campion's drama prevailing in five categories, including direction and…
Thomas Herwitz, VP and general manager of Fox-owned WTTG-TV, Washington, announced his resignation Thursday to form a company to acquire TV stations.
The Delaware Supreme Court Thursday handed QVC Network its biggest victory yet in the war for Paramount Communications.
Racing the clock to whip the new MGM/UA into shape, Frank G. Mancuso's exec team announced this week that the development slate at the twin studios will likely yield over 20 pictures in 1994.
Grupo Televisa S.A. and Tele-Communications Inc. will not proceed with their proposed joint ventures in Mexico and other territories. As reported, in May the companies said they would join to provide…
Fresh off its summer offensive against TV violence, Congress moved into videogame terrain Thursday as lawmakers warned of a legislative crackdown unless the industry polices itself against gratuitous…
NBC has picked up "The Jane Whitney Show"-- recently plucked from firstrun syndication by Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution -- as a component of its daytime lineup.
After being handpicked by Warner Bros. to helm the film adaptation of Michael Crichton's still unpublished thriller "Disclosure" (Daily Variety, Oct. 6), Milos Forman abruptly parted ways with Warner…