Mosfilm Studio is resisting privatization under Russian law, said studio boss Vladimir Dostal. The law aimed at privatizing numerous industries and state-owned companies is too general to work for…
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge Wednesday reduced a multimillion-dollar judgment against Kim Basinger by $ 1.5 million in the "Boxing Helena" trial award. But the jurist also issued a restraining…
Director Mike Newell has inked a deal with TriStar Pictures to helm screenwriter Mark Andrus' "Old Friends," Newell's agent and the studio confirmed Wednesday.
Hollywood shares were buoyed by a record high for the stock market Wednesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed past the 3,500 mark for the first time in 109 years, closing at 3500.3.
Paris-based production company Ariane Films will concentrate its production activities principally on English-lingo pics, Ariane topper Leslie Grunberg confirmed Wednesday.
Indie producer Ed Pressman and Japanese game company Capcom have joined forces to produce a movie version of the videogame "Streetfighter 2."
Sony Pictures Studios is skedded to host "California Arts Scholars Recognition Day" at noon on Friday. The event recognizes the achievements of artistically gifted high school students from Los…
In keeping with its plan to acquire indie films for Stateside distribution, Hemdale Entertainment has picked up "The Seventh Coin," starring Peter O'Toole as a retired British army officer on a…
The Treuhand and Munich-based studio chief Hans-Joachim Berndt have confirmed that they are involved in "post-negotiations" regarding Berndt's takeover of Babelsberg's Dokfilm Studios, formerly a…
Viacom prez Frank Biondi said Wednesday his company's cable systems are opposed to paying retransmission consent money to broadcasters but that Viacom TV stations might ask for retrans coin from…
Strong growth in German and Dutch TV advertising revenues boosted Luxembourg-based media conglomerate CLT's 1992 revenues 26% over earnings for the previous year.