Toshiba Corp. last week said it will have digital videodisc read-only memory (DVD-ROM) drives on the market by September of this year and rewritable DVD random access memory (DVD-RAM) models out by…
Veteran L.A. anchorman Jerry Dunphy will return to KCAL in October. There's no decision yet on which newscasts Dunphy will anchor, according to KCAL news director Dennis Herzig.
Fox and Disney have settled a pair of lawsuits sparked earlier this year by Fox's decision to move local cablecasts of the Disney-owned Mighty Ducks games from the widely distributed Fox Sports West…
British pictures won the hearts and minds of judges and auds at the 51st Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, which closed Sunday with a gala screening in a 70mm print of the John Huston cult classic "The…
Japanese singer Seiko Matsuda is not in the cast of “Free Money.” Friday’s story was incorrect. * * * Turner Network Television, which made five Bible miniseries last year, is not making any this…
Trimark Pictures has picked up worldwide rights to the Charles Dance and Sheryl Lee starrer "The Blood Oranges" from Ark Pictures, it was confirmed Friday.
New offerings from top auteurs and two awaited films by famed screenwriters mark the first announcement of films in competition at the 45th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival.
The British Broadcasting Corp. has revealed details of the first fruits of its much-delayed but heavily hyped partnership with Discovery.
The near ubiquitous indie actor Steve Buscemi --- he of the darkly comic, blood-spattered roles in such pics as "Reservoir Dogs," "Desperado" and "Fargo" --- has gone in a more commercial direction…
Peter Stormare, the Swedish sidekick to Steve Buscemi in "Fargo," has inked to join Buscemi and Bruce Willis in "Armageddon" for Touchstone Pictures, sources said Friday.
The much-heralded advance of the digital videodisc (DVD) into the homes and minds of the world's electronics consumers may have hit a speed bump; and it's a bump that looks familiar to consumers and…