After a disappointing first quarter, movie attendance is up 3% in France for the first half of the year compared with the same period last year, according to the French Film Federation .
The Fox O&O group has picked up MGM's latest Showtime drama series, "Stargate SG-1," for a two-year deal beginning in fall 1998.
Andrea Taylor, credited as the driving force behind TNT's recent radical on-air redesign, has been upped to senior VP of creative services at the Turner network, working out of the network's Atlanta…
Signaling hope for the various screenplays that have lost their way over the years, Fox 2000 has struck a deal with Kings Road Entertainment for the film rights to "The Vulgarians," a project that…
The Massachusetts Legislature has raised the ire of the Motion Picture Assn. of America with a bill that would make it illegal to use the name, portrait, picture, voice or any part of an individual's…
On the face of it, Peter Cattaneo's "The Full Monty" and John Madden's "Mrs. Brown" represent the twin stereotypes of low-budget British filmmaking.
Sibling thesps Summer and Rain Phoenix have joined the ensemble cast of Muse Prods.' indie pic "I Woke Up Early the Day I Died."
Satcaster Primestar on Wednesday announced its senior management team to run the company pending its restructuring as publicly traded Primestar Inc.
Mr. Potato Head is looking to break into TV. So are the formats and characters of such enduring board games as Clue, Monopoly and Candyland.
Rogers Communications Inc., Canada's biggest cable television company, shaved its losses in the second quarter, but it's hardly out of the financial woods yet.
Government-backed body the Indian Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) will for the first time sponsor a full-scale Film Fair in New Delhi from Aug. 23-31, heralding the 50th anniversary of India's…