After several weeks of negotiations, Miramax Films has wrapped its deal to acquire worldwide rights (except Italy) to actor-director Roberto Benigni's Italian box office hit "Life Is Beautiful" (La…
UNITED KINGDOM Britain will probably switch off analog TV signals and convert entirely to digital within 15 years, culture minister Chris Smith said. But he refused to set a firm date for closing…
Hot off starring for TriStar alongside Anthony Hopkins in the big-budget actioner "The Mask of Zorro," Antonio Banderas has been set by the same studio to make his feature directing debut this spring…
Universal Pictures has appointed Dan Martinez vice president and group controller of filmed entertainment, it was announced Thursday.
Propelled by its record-tying 14 Oscar nominations, "Titanic" surged 23% for an estimated $33 million four-day gross and pushed the overall box office to a new Presidents Day frame high.
Fox and Saban Entertainment are expected to cut a deal as early as today to buy out the stake of Fox Children's Network owned by Fox's affiliate stations.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered a half-hour put pilot from 20th Century Fox TV based on the feature film "Soul Food."
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Producer Denise Di Novi has signed a three-year, first-look deal with Warner Bros., extending a relationship that has already placed two major greenlighted projects under Di Novi Pictures in less…
A Los Angeles superior court judge on Friday summarily dismissed a legal claim by director and producer Francis Ford Coppola against the estate of late scientist-writer Carl Sagan and Warner Bros…