An independent advisory committee has recommended to the Canadian government that nations completely rethink their approach to culture as an industry in the information-based global economy.
Centropolis Interactive, the new-media division of Sony-based Centropolis Entertainment and the cable network Independent Film Channel have announced they will launch IF, an online magazine to cover…
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has charged Hollywood Entertainment with fraud, alleging it intentionally withheld profits due the supplier on sales of previously viewed tapes obtained through…
Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount Pictures started production Tuesday in Alberta, Canada, on "Snow Day," their first collaboration since the highly successful release of "The Rugrats Movie."
A member of IATSE's Sound Technicians Local 695 has asked Secretary of Labor Alexis Herman to investigate a recent union election that he says was "tainted" by corruption.
RCTI, the leading Indonesian network, is laying off 20% to 30% of its personnel in March as it battles to survive the monetary crisis that has been raging since July 1997.
Capping an 18-year career leading the recording industry's battle against music piracy, Steven D'Onofrio, exec veep and director of anti-piracy for the Recording Industry Assn. of America, will…
MPCA co-founder Brad Krevoy has teamed with exhibition veterans Ron Leslie and Peter Fornstam and real estate attorney Richard Lawrence to form Resort Theaters of America, a cinema circuit that will…
Turner Broadcasting has landed the first broadcast window to its sister company New Line's "Blast From the Past," which premiered in theaters last weekend to a respectable $9.16 million.
In another example of broadcasters seeking out new revenue streams, CBS has teamed up with NARAS to sell copies of the latter's "1999 Grammy Nominees" album via direct response TV spots.
The networks have reached the halfway point of the February sweeps with NBC still controlling the adults 18-49 race, leading by a full rating point, but CBS continues to hang within striking distance…