Manchester United, Britain's largest soccer club, has unveiled plans to launch its own satellite TV channel in partnership with British Sky Broadcasting and Granada Media Group.
An investor group led by former Cinemaworld president Jeff Lewine has reached an agreement in principle to purchase the 400-screen Cinamerica/Mann Theatres chain from its co-owners, Paramount and…
Sears, Roebuck and Co. said Tuesday it has decided against advertising on future episodes of the controversial new ABC series "Nothing Sacred.''
Prince Edward's production company, Ardent Prods., has teamed up with London Films to sign a first-look deal for screenplays by the actor Corbin Bernsen.
Bob Gale --- a veteran screenwriter and longtime writing partner of Bob Zemeckis --- has inked a seven-figure overall deal with the Walt Disney Co., beginning with a screenplay based on his original…
Has director Roman Polanski --- who fled to France two decades ago rather than face punishment for having sex with a 13-year-old girl --- reached an agreement with prosecutors to return to Los…
Michael Caine will star with Brenda Blethyn, Ewan MacGregor, Jane Horrocks and Jim Broadbent in Miramax's "The Rise and Fall of Little Voice," an adaptation of the successful British play adapted by…
U.S. music superstore Tower Records will open its newest Asian store here Friday in Malaysia's capital.
Attorneys for Reebok and TriStar Pictures reached a last-minute settlement late Tuesday in the dispute concerning the studio's alleged failure to properly promote Reebok products in the 1996 film…
Big numbers from its established powerhouses have handed NBC a victory of historic proportions in the opening week of the 1997-98 primetime Nielsen season.