Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures have entered into a five-year feature production and distribution partnership that will have the companies co-financing at least 20 motion pictures produced…
Satcaster Echostar will add TCI's premium movie channels Encore and Starz! to its Dish Network lineup at the end of the month.
As part of the "Academy Standards" series, a newly restored print of the 1965 epic love story "Doctor Zhivago," featuring six-track DTS digital sound, will be screened by the Academy of Motion…
CBS is launching the new midseason series "Style & Substance" Monday, Jan. 5, at 9:30 p.m. "Cybill," which airs at 9 p.m. Mondays, will be taken off the air until after the Olympics, and "George…
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Buena Vista has decided to re-re-release "The Little Mermaid" -- which just completed a 17-day closed-end run -- on Dec. 19.
After six months of negotiations, leading Italian commercial television player Mediaset has acquired the hotly contested rights to make a major English-language miniseries based on "Ramses," the…
With three projects shooting and two upcoming, producers Elie Samaha, Ashok Amritraj and Andrew Stevens have announced Trademark Films, a new player on the indie film scene.
The hit stage show "Stomp" will be adapted for an original HBO family special to debut this fall. It will be taped in June at locations throughout New York City, and include versions of the show's…
German pubcaster ZDF is buying three major film packages for a total of DM234 million ($131 million), programming director Oswald Ring announced Tuesday. The deals will supply the pubcaster with pics…
Steven Weber is near a deal to co-star with Val Kilmer and Mira Sorvino in MGM's "Sight Unseen," sources said.
Joely Richardson will star in Banner Entertainment's "Under Heaven," which begins shooting this month in Seattle.