Justin Walker, Ryan Reynolds, Matthew Lawrence, Judge Reinhold, Shelley Duvall and Richard Moll have just wrapped the teen horror comedy "Big Monster on Campus."
Norah Films' producer Roee Sharon and writer/director Heywood Gould of Tolmitch Prods. have partnered to form Tolmitch/Norah Films to co-produce a slate of features budgeted under $10 million.
British Digital Broadcasting has changed its name to Ondigital, in preparation for its launch this fall as the world's first digital terrestrial pay-TV service.
After two months of talks in Hollywood, French helmer Jean Jacques Beineix is still searching for a co-financier for his upcoming $60 million vampire film “Deal of the Millennium,” which is skedded…
Gemstar Intl. Group has filed a new patent infringement lawsuit against rival program guide distributor United Video Satellite Group, which last week tabled its unsuccessful takeover bid for Gemstar.
Writers Guild of America West members earned a record $674.6 million in guild contracts last year, a marginal increase of 0.7% over 1996. Guild employment was at an all-time high in 1997 with an…
The National Geographic Channel has boosted its audience reach Down Under by inking a five-year distribution pact with United Intl. Holdings' regional Oz paybox Austar, which has about 225,000…
Donald F. Prijatel has been upped to president of advertising and promotion at King World Prods.
Binnie Barnes, a British-born actress who appeared in dozens of Hollywood films during the 1930s and ’40s, died of natural causes Monday at her home in Beverly Hills. She was 95. Barnes, born in…
In the wake of Lakeshore Entertainment prexy Sigurjon 'Jani' Sighvatsson's departure from the firm last week, the company's VP of development Julie Golden also has ankled.
The newly formed service sector lobby AITE (Agrupacion de Industrias Tecnicas Espanolas del Cine, Video y Multimedia), announced Friday it will commission accountants Coopers & Lybrand to conduct a…
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