Lifetime and its sibling Lifetime Movie Network (LMN) have engineered the most extensive movie deal in their history, harvesting 120 made-for-TV titles from Pearson North America.
The Directors Guild of America on Wednesday announced the winners of its 1998 Student Film Awards for African-American, Asian/Pacific, Latino and women filmmakers. The awards, which bring prizes of…
Dimension Films, Miramax's genre arm, has acquired worldwide homevideo rights to "Total Recall: The Series" from Team Communications.
Brazilian broadcaster SBT has hired TV Record's highest-profile executive, just two months after pinching the rival net's top star.
Statistical Research Inc. needs a big cash infusion by the end of the year, or it may be forced to shut down development of its Smart service, SRI's would-be Nielsen rival.
"L.A. Confidential" added another prize to its list of kudos Wednesday when the Casting Society of America honored the film's casting director, Mali Finn. The award was one of 13 given to casting…
Columbia Pictures has signed an agreement to distribute the Square Co.'s computer-animated "Final Fantasy: The Movie." Production on the fully digitized computer-generated film is under way at…
Move over Salma, here comes Thalia. Mexico's most successful TV actress of the 1990s, Thalia (pronounced Ta-lee-a) has pacted with Kushner-Locke to star in an English-lingo romantic comedy.
MR Film is producing Europe's first Imax picture, "The Wonder of the White Horses." The film traces the history of the famous Lippizzan horses and Vienna's 400-year-old Spanish Riding School.
Paramount Pictures' strong performance at the box office and a turnaround at Blockbuster Video drove Viacom Inc. to a fivefold increase in third-quarter net profit to $157 million (before one-time…
"Windhorse," the acclaimed pro-Tibetan film pulled last week by its director from the upcoming Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, will be shown after all.