The $573 million MGM/Metromedia merger, whose idea was it? Sidney Sapsowitz says it was his, and in a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court the former MGM finance exec VP is suing to get his…
Elaine Hendrix, who co-starred in "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion," has inked to star with Dennis Quaid and Natasha Richardson in Disney's "The Parent Trap."
In a new bid to create a public image for the Universal Pictures brand name, the studio is digging into its vaults to reissue new 35mm prints of classic films from both the Universal and the pre-1948…
Underscoring the strong demand for creative talent, writers earned a record $653 million in 1996, an increase of 12% over a year earlier, according to the latest report of the Writers Guild of…
Confusion over whether British Sky Broadcasting holds the rights to provide movies and sports to British Digital Broadcasting looks set to complicate the launch of digital terrestrial television in…
Laszlo Czeto Bernat has been awarded the 1997 Hartley-Merrill Prize for international screenwriting.
The quiet induced by this week's July 4th holiday is apparently making life tough for reporters and Wall Streeters, judging by the extraordinary reaction to Tuesday's outlandish New York Post story…
Hero Prods. of Miami signed a five-year, $5.3 million agreement with Denver-based Hallmark Entertainment Networks Inc. to provide additional satellite capacity, uplink and master control services for…
Ridley Scott has sealed a deal to direct Warner Bros.' "I am Legend" and Arnold Schwarzenegger is said to be in the process of pounding out his contract on the project.
The 15th annual Munich Film Festival, Germany's most important non-competition festival, begins July 28 in the Bavarian capital.