For its eighth year, Cinequest -- the San Jose Film Festival -- has again come up with an eclectic mix of indies, international pics, cult items, tributes and offbeat sidebars. Event runs Jan…
If its preliminary national Nielsens hold up, the Golden Globe Awards have blossomed into a truly big-time ratings attraction, ascending to what's apparently the highest rating for any kudocast…
TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
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A week after securing rights to air NFL football for record-setting sums, CBS and ABC are passing the hat to their affiliates.
The syndie biz began the new year with a bang, as many strips rebounded from the holiday ratings slump with double-digit gains in the week ending Jan. 4.
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.
Garry Shandling told a group from the print media gathered Monday in Pasadena that the forthcoming sixth season of "The Larry Sanders Show" on HBO, which launches March 15, will be the last for the…
Regal Cinemas is about to merge with United Artists Theatre Circuit and Act III Theatres. The combined theaters will form a 5,000-screen monolith, almost double the size of its nearest exhib rival…
Seventh Art Releasing, the relatively young independent arthouse film distributor, has acquired U.S. rights to the film "Honey and Ashes" from Swiss-Tunisian director Nadia Fares at the Sundance Film…
MCA Records has tapped industry vet Cassandra Ware as veep/marketing director. The move portends an expansion and re-organization of the label's beleaguered black music arm, which has stumbled…
Who will be the king of "The Castle"? That was the question on Sundance attendees' chapped lips Monday as specialized distribution toppers braved a half foot of snow to attend a packed screening of…