John Malone's Encore Media Group's pay TV operation has outbid HBO for exclusive rights to the lineup of theatrical movies October Films plans to distribute between September 2000 and January 2003.
The top eight U.S. hits pulled in a combined $82.5 million overseas last week in another brisk session, which relied more on holdovers than on new entries.
Filmmakers have been targeting teenagers for years, and a new survey makes it easy to see why: 92% of teens surveyed by the Artists Rights Foundation in Los Angeles and the Boston-based Institute for…
FROM MIFEDMutual Film Intl. and Newmarket Capital will co-finance the comedy "All the Rage," Mutual Film Co. partners Mark Gordon and Gary Levinsohn have announced.
The execs at United Artists Theater Circuit evidently aren't superstitious.
Call it the "Millionaires Watching Millionaires" tour. The Rolling Stones are planning to charge $300 per ticket for a series of arena shows in the U.S. spring, according to concert industry insiders.
James Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of “The Lion in Winter” who also penned the Stephen Sondheim musical “Follies,” died Wednesday of a heart attack at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan. He…
Sobering stories about the widows of Vietnam, a Ukrainian dissident, the race to save endangered species, and despots from Hitler to Franco dominated the Intl. Documentary Assn. awards ceremony…
Sony Corp.'s Etsuro Saito, general manager of the research and development division, broadcasting and professional systems company, has been tapped to receive the 1998 Samuel L. Warner Memorial Medal…
ABC News anchor Barbara Walters may be close to landing an interview with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
The hefty presence soundtracks had on the sales chart during the year is reflected in the October certifications issued Friday by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.