In an effort to get theatrical exposure for rarely seen short films, Strand Releasing has announced that it plans to distribute two packages of Academy Award-nominated shorts after Oscar nominations…
A group of clothing and textile union workers will demonstrate outside the Walt Disney Co. corporate headquarters in Burbank at 8 a.m. today to protest the company's alleged "indifference" to…
Talkshow mercenaries have cropped up again on syndicated shows, and the latest incident is the second in less than two months for Columbia's "Ricki Lake Show."
Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to the $ 21.8 million Al Pacino starrer "Two Bits," marking one of the largest-budgeted acquisitions in the company's history, the film's producer…
If MGM wants to do another remake of Akira Kurosawa's legendary classic "The Seven Samurai" (1954), it's going to have to do it as a Western under the terms of a new settlement.
Mariah Carey moves back into the top spot on the SoundScan album sales chart this week, according to numbers obtained from a record industry source.
Continuing the push toward a more active role in the violence debate, CBS News said it will devote an entire night of primetime to the topic with a three-hour documentary that the web expects to air…
Gaetano Adinolfi, president of pan-European funder Eurimages, has fired off a letter to Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences president Arthur Hiller stating that he is "surprised and upset" by…
Composer-producer David Foster's Grammy nominations jumped from five to seven after errors on the official list were corrected, the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences confirmed Wednesday.
Columbia TriStar Home Video president Pat Campbell has left the company, joining Ameritech, a Chicago-based communications and information services supplier, as its executive VP of corporate strategy…
CBS is turning to several big-name producers for pilots, unveiling two projects under the aegis of "Northern Exposure" producers Joshua Brand and John Falsey, as well as hours from Dick Wolf, John…