In what might be termed the revenge of the cultural elite, Hollywood representatives yesterday expressed delight over the prospects of a Clinton-Gore team in the White House.
Responding to concerns from affiliates, NBC will flop the low-rated 10 p.m. drama "I'll Fly Away" with its "Perry Mason" movies during the rest of the November sweeps, shooing "Fly" up to 8 p.m.
Television Program Enterprises has eliminated 10 positions, including exec VP of sales Alan Bennett, after the syndication company pulled the plug on the half-hour strip version of "Star Search" last…
Bernard Cornfeld, the toppled '70s mutual-fund king, has emerged as Giovanni Di Stefano's partner in a plan to plunk down $ 500 million "in fresh bills" for MGM.
Paramount's "Star Trek: The Next Generation" made ratings history in the Nielsen national syndie barter rankings for the week ended Oct. 25.
Just as Buena Vista's "Sister Act" approaches the $ 138 million mark in domestic box office receipts, Walt Disney Pictures has started production on the high-concept comedy "Hocus Pocus," the studio…
Viewership for the Big Three's prime time election coverage was up 19% over the results posted in 1988, according to Nielsen overnight ratings, with ABC leading the way with a 25% increase for…
To mine or not to mine--that is the question the Rail Construction Corp. is asking as it contemplates how to build the Metro Rail station at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland…
The 37th Valladolid Intl. Film Festival, which ended Oct. 31, proved once again to be one of the best organized and most interesting of the non-FIAPF European fests.
"Annie Warbucks" danced into town and helped pick up the legit box office, which tuned in with $ 1,046,201 for five shows, up from earlier week's $ 969,489 .
Tom Cruise, one of Hollywood's most bankable stars, and his producing partner , Paula Wagner, have entered into an exclusive multipicture deal with Paramount Pictures.