Despite record-low numbers for the first two games of the World Series, baseball's Fall Classic has pitched NBC to its best weeklong rating since February and widest primetime Nielsens margin of…
The proposed boycott of KVEA TV by the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists and the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians has been lifted, the two unions announced.
The Halloween movie season gets underway with a screening of a rare new 35mm print of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" that highlights the Orpheum Theatre's third annual "Spook-a-thon '97" horror film…
Poland may have found a local hit to rival the numbers the Hollywood blockbusters rack up in local cinemas.
Six of the 10 companies that developed digital videodisc technology have reached an agreement on a joint licensing program for the technology.
As Mifed moved to its halfway point Tuesday, the pace of sales picked up and anticipation started to build among U.S. buyers involved in imminent North American deals on three pics: John Boorman's…
Banner Pictures has acquired all North American rights to director Bob Swaim's "The Climb" for a mid-six- figure minimum guarantee.
Sydney-based Dream Creations Intl. and principals Daizy Gedeon and Leo Mir plan to produce the four-hour miniseries "Lebanon: A Search for Identity," based on their film short "Lebanon ... Imprisoned…
Elton John's tribute to Princess Diana, "Candle in the Wind 1997," has become the most successful single of all time, shipping 31 million units worldwide in a mere 37 days.
World Brief: Germany