Has director Roman Polanski --- who fled to France two decades ago rather than face punishment for having sex with a 13-year-old girl --- reached an agreement with prosecutors to return to Los…
Michael Caine will star with Brenda Blethyn, Ewan MacGregor, Jane Horrocks and Jim Broadbent in Miramax's "The Rise and Fall of Little Voice," an adaptation of the successful British play adapted by…
U.S. music superstore Tower Records will open its newest Asian store here Friday in Malaysia's capital.
Attorneys for Reebok and TriStar Pictures reached a last-minute settlement late Tuesday in the dispute concerning the studio's alleged failure to properly promote Reebok products in the 1996 film…
Big numbers from its established powerhouses have handed NBC a victory of historic proportions in the opening week of the 1997-98 primetime Nielsen season.
Negotiations for the acquisition of Bouygues-owned Ciby 2000 by Live Entertainment have narrowed to a period of exclusive talks, sources confirmed (Daily Variety, Sept. 23). The agreement includes a…
The Ford Motor Co. has signed up as lead sponsor of the European Film Awards, which are being relaunched this year with a much higher profile by the European Film Academy.
Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) used Tuesday's confirmation hearing for three Federal Communication Commission nominees to raise the stakes in his effort to pressure NBC into…
Miramax's "Shall We Dance?" is poised to set a box office record for a Japanese language release in North America.
John Malone's Tele-Communications Inc., continuing its policy of reducing its overall subscriber count, has moved 445,000 subscribers in 29 of its cable systems into a new venture that will lop off…