China now has its first national cinema chain, with the creation of Zhonghua Theaters.
David G. Johnson, general counsel and executive vice president of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., has been upped to senior exec VP, it was announced Monday by Frank Mancuso, MGM chairman and chief…
Warner Bros. has bid $100,000 against a $500,000 total exercise price for feature film rights to "The Invaders," the 1960s sci-fi ABC-TV show starring Roy Thinnes. Those rights, once owned by Carolco…
The music industry is being whipsawed by a whole new baby-boom boom. Traditionally, record-buying has been dominated by the 14-24 demographic, while the boomers' favorite artists were rarely able to…
The 50 titles released by the Cecchi Gori Group during the just-concluded season grossed just under $127 million, accounting for a hefty 27% of the total Italian national market.
Kidvid advocates told members of Congress Monday that they could reach a final agreement on a beefed-up program labeling system as early as today, but network lobbyists insist that there are still…
The rematch June 28 in Las Vegas between heavyweights Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield is expected by fight telecast officials to generate about $130 million, which would place it among the most…
London-based production houses will soon have a high-speed digital link to Los Angeles that will allow Soho-based media companies to play a bigger role in the special effects and post-production…
In the latest of a series of senior management appointments, King World Prods. has named Steven LoCascio senior vice president and chief financial officer.
Asia provided the most B.O. thrills but the threat of a real-life natural disaster in Mexico sent locals running to theaters to see Hollywood's depiction of such a situation in domestic…