TVI, a subsidiary of European entertainment giant CLT-Ufa, has acquired a 50% stake in Belgium distributor Belga Films.
The Hartley-Merrill Intl. Screenwriting Prize received a $25,000 boost Wednesday from Jack Valenti, president of the Motion Picture Assn. of America.
National Geographic "Explorer" will move its weekly cable home from TBS Superstation to CNBC beginning in September 1999.
Nielsen Media Research has signed what's easily its biggest contract ever: a 7-year deal with Time Warner worth more than $150 million.
Village Roadshow Pictures has concluded international distribution deals for the majority of its titles with sales outfits Icon Entertainment Intl. and Beyond Films.
TV programming will have to continue being adjusted after the National Basketball Assn. on Wednesday canceled two more weeks of regular-season games as a result of the ongoing labor dispute.
For the fourth consecutive week, rap artist Jay-Z topped the album sales chart, with nearly 189,000 copies of his Def Jam Records disc "Vol. II ... Hard Knock Life" going home with consumers…
AUSTRALIA Oz Film fund post healthy payback The Australian Film Finance Corp., Oz’s premier film-funding body, recouped A$24.3 million ($15 million) on its investments in 1997-98 — the second-highest…
Los Angeles-based film indie Cinequanon Pictures Intl. has opened a British-based subsidiary, CQN Filmgroup, to be headed by former Hemdale exec Nicolas Spikings.
Here comes another judge -- Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. is developing a syndie courtshow strip for a fall 1999 debut. Telepictures is understood to have inked a deal with Detroit-area jurist…
In the first "clean" Tuesday of the fall season -- all lineups in place and no disruptions from baseball -- ABC has asserted its leadership with its biggest Tuesday margin of victory in adults 18-49…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
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