Toei's controversial movie about convicted war criminal Gen. Hideki Tojo, which was the focus of a storm of international protest, posted box office revenue of 180 million yen ($1.32 million) in its…
After seeing dramatic attendance leaps in the last several years, the San Francisco Intl. Lesbian & Gay Film Festival's 22nd annum is expanding from 10 to 11 programming days. Event unspools June…
In a bid to raise some $500 million, Televisa intends to divest 70% of its holding in Univision, the two companies announced late Tuesday.
Sony Music Entertainment has entered into a joint-venture pact with record company V2 Music Group Ltd., a subsid of Richard Branson's U.K.-based Virgin Group.
MCA Music Publishing has inked a worldwide, exclusive administration deal for the catalog of the late Henry Mancini.
After several months of delays and some key cast changes, Franco Zeffirelli's "Tea With Mussolini," will start shooting June 1 in Italy, starring Cher, Joan Plowright, Maggie Smith, Judi Dench and…
Walt Disney's daughter and grandchildren are preparing to sell seven TV stations amassed by the late animation king himself under the name of Retlaw ("Walter" backward) Enterprises for an estimated…
Russia's leading TV and media group, Most, will buy a 25% stake in Israel's second largest media holding, Maariv, following Sunday's signing of a preliminary agreement between Most's Vladimir…
Giovanni Pedde has been named VP, European operations, for the international television division of the Paramount Television Group.
Cinar Films Inc. announced Tuesday that it has signed a deal to purchase HighReach Learning Inc. for about $26 million in cash and shares.
While praising the antipiracy efforts of China during a White House meeting Tuesday, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti urged President Clinton to do what he can to create a breach in…
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