MGM pounced on the specialty film market Friday, announcing the formation of Goldwyn Films, a production, acquisition and overseas sales unit headed by London-based Ciby Sales execs Wendy Palmer…
Universal Pictures has begun restoration on Alfred Hitchcock's “Rear Window.” Restoration on the pic starring the James Stewart and Grace Kelly is being handled by Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz…
Munich police inspector Derrick is not the only German cop solving cases on TV screens around the world. While pubcaster ZDF's veteran detective remains an international hit, other German TV…
Where do gospel singers, rocket scientists, magazine editors and shopping mall architects share the same stage?
News Corp.'s cable sports partner, Tele-Communications Inc. affiliate Liberty Media, won't make any decision about taking an interest in the L.A. Dodgers until News completes the $350 million…
Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Films has inked an exclusive, three-year international distribution deal with Hamdon Entertainment for Harpo's longform TV productions.
Although Albert Brooks would prefer to star in films he originates, he's taking an increasing number of outside jobs.
Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone's firing of Frank Biondi has turned out to be the best thing that could have happened to Biondi --- financially and career-wise.
Phoenix Pictures continues to live up to its mythic name. The company's investors are committing additional equity, thus permitting Phoenix to simplify its financial structure and step up production.
The American Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, N.Y., hosted an annual benefit honoring industry execs on Tuesday at Gotham's St. Regis Hotel, with this year's kudos going to Walt Disney Studios…