Director Paul Verhoeven has committed to "The Hollow Man" as his next film at Columbia, with shooting to start in the fall or winter.
A bruising battle is shaping up between two high-tech firms eager to dominate the emerging market for interactive TV program guides and other electronic "navigator" services.
On the first anniversary of its public offering, Munich-based ProSieben Media said it expects to exceed its sales and earnings targets for this year.
Tribune Broadcasting's WGN Chicago has inked a three-year deal with Eyemark Entertainment for the off-network rights to the NBC sitcom "Caroline in the City" beginning in fall 1999.
The Texas Board of Education voted on Friday to dump $45 million in Walt Disney Co. stock from the state school fund in a victory for social conservatives trying to stamp out sex and violence in…
Ralph Fiennes is negotiating to star for director Neil Jordan in "The End of the Affair," a Columbia adaptation of a Graham Greene novel that has the romance of "The English Patient" with a bit more…
Director Peter Bogdanovich has been tapped to helm "The Wonderful World of Disney's" new ABC telefilm "In Your Shoes," which stars Vivica A. Fox ("Getting Personal"), David Alan Grier ("In Living…
Alliance Communications exec Bill Dawson has been upped to the position of executive vice president and managing director of European operations for Alliance.
MEMO TO: Leonardo DiCaprio FROM: Peter Bart I’VE BEEN WATCHING you ricochet between movie offers lately, Leo, and frankly it’s not been a pretty sight. Depending on whom one believes, you’ve been…
Theater-equipment manufacturer Ballantyne of Omaha Inc. suffered a 23% drop in net profits to $1.4 million in the second quarter, to June 30, it said Friday, as the Asian economic slowdown and…
In a highly unusual move, the 1998 Toronto Intl. Film Festival has invited the director's cut of Radha Bharadwaj's Christian Slater starrer "Basil" to screen after it was yanked from last year's fest…
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