ABC, CBS and other broadcasters filed a petition at the FCC last week that calls for an overhaul of the agency's assignment of digital TV channels. The proposed revisions are so extensive that they…
Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. has donated another $1 million toward construction of the Walt Disney Concert Hall, raising the carmaker's commitment to the downtown Los Angeles venue to $2 million.
Broadcasters, TV-set makers and kidvid advocates told the Federal Communications Commission Monday how the V-chip should work.
Bidders for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group Inc. were asked to submit new bids Friday, prompting negotiations that continued through the weekend, with a decision on the winning bidder…
When Clark Gable stripped off his shirt and showed a bare chest in "It Happened One Night," men's undershirt sales tumbled nationwide. Nearly 50 years later, when Richard Gere reached for Armani to…
Belgian exhibs the Bert Group and the Claeys Group, which have been building cinemas together under the Kinepolis brand name for more than a decade, will merge their interests legally Dec. 5.
Sander Schwartz, the Columbia TriStar TV exec who raised the stu-dio's children's programming wing from infancy to its present stage as a precocious toddler, has been promoted to executive VP and…
Fenton Entertainment, a two-year-old management company, will be expanding its activities to include a production division, with an initial goal of making low-budget features, according to company…
Todd-AO reported net income for the year was $6 million, up 23.7% over last year, on revenues of $79 million, ahead 25.5%. Earnings per share were 60¢, an 8.2% jump.
Time Warner Inc. and Viacom Inc. on Monday finally confirmed their plans to sell Cinamerica/Mann Theaters to a joint venture of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former Cinemaworld president Jeff…