In the latest sign of Wall Street's growing interest in the exhibition sector, investment bank Lehman Bros. has bought Tele-Communications Inc.'s $133 million preferred stockholding in United Artists…
After a yearlong building process, Universal Pictures has rounded out its production team with the addition of senior veepee of production Scott Stuber, the studio said Thursday.
When CBS Entertainment prexy Leslie Moonves introduced "Brooklyn South" to television critics this summer, he warned that its violence was going to earn it an adult-only "TV-MA" rating.
Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters and Village Roadshow Intl. have announced a joint venture with Italy's Focus to develop multiplex cinemas in Italy.
“Washington Square” from Caravan Pictures will be shown at the Toronto Film Festival and the New York Film Festival, but not at this weekend’s Telluride Film Festival. Information in Tuesday’s story…
So here it is, another fall about to dawn at the networks. As usual, the talk is of the dreaded "E" word, namely erosion. It's the same thing every year.
Cost-cutting efforts and strong overseas sales helped boost Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.'s profits and revenues for the first fiscal quarter of 1997.
South Africa's premier exhib, Ster-Kinekor, is expanding into Europe with a plan to build 30 multiplexes over the next three years. The move represents a $150 million investment and is the company's…
The Writers Guild of America will register scripts free of charge at the Latin Heat/LEMI Latino Entertainment Conference & Awards, set for Sept. 10-12 at the Castaway Conference Center in Burbank…
Paul Sorvino, John Glover, Tony Roberts and Jill Hennessy ("Law and Order") are starring in Edward Vilga's low-budget indie "Dead Broke," which begins lensing in Gotham in September.
In what could signal new directions for Hallmark Entertainment, the company has lured veteran theatrical producer David Picker to its fold and charged him with bringing movie talent aboard to enhance…