With last week's announcement that News Corp. was given official permission by Major League Baseball to peruse the Los Angeles Dodgers' financial records as the next step in the team's proposed sale…
Muse Prods.' indie "I Woke Up Early the Day I Died" --- based on a long-lost script by the late cult filmmaker Ed Wood --- is set to begin principal photography today in Los Angeles.
The Justice Dept. on Friday approved Microsoft Corp.'s $425 million acquisition of WebTV Networks, pointing to competition in the business of connecting home televisions to the Internet.
UPN is not letting the Sinclair stations switch to the WB TV Network without a fight. On Friday night, UPN sent a letter to the WB and Sinclair claiming the station group failed to take appropriate…
The Penguin Group, the English-language publishing division of media conglomerate Pearson, has struck a deal with bestselling author Tom Clancy's Red Storm Entertainment to market multiplayer online…
John Irving is witnessing a real version of his novel "Setting Free the Bears," about a guy who empties the zoo only to see hungry townsfolk eat the animals.
Hoping it won't be forced into a pair of cement Mouse ears, Touchstone Pictures has given a greenlight to helmer Jim Abrahams' "Jane Austen's Mafia," a parody of "The Godfather" that will star Lloyd…
The Writers Guild of America West has announced the panelists and attendees for a conference in Maui scheduled for Aug. 23-27.
Cruising at a dizzying altitude of $26.2 million, Sony's "Air Force One" in its second sortie simultaneously set a new August record and lifted the overall box office to a new August weekend high.
The White House has officially nominated Michael Powell for a Republican vacancy at the Federal Communications Commission.