Leonard Klady: Gross Behavior
As the temperature continues to rise in Italy and theater-owners resign themselves to the customary summertime slump in trading, encouraging preliminary figures have been released for the box office…
The European Commission has unveiled a new system of cash incentives for distributors to encourage the release of European films within Europe.
Citing progress in the ongoing negotiations over a new TV ratings system, Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain gave the TV industry another week to develop a beefed-up system and he also…
MPA sails Hudson at Mexico pirates The Motion Picture Assn. has hired Brendan Hudson as the country manager for its re-established anti-piracy program in Mexico. Piracy in the Mexican market is a…
European heads of state agreed Tuesday to add a revision to the EEC treaty
Danish cable subscribers solidly rejected a raft of U.S. cablenets, most of them kids channels, in the first major poll in that territory of what Danish viewers want to see on TV.
Bain Capital, the Boston investment firm buying Live Entertainment Inc., plans to "aggressively pursue synergistic acquisition opportunities" in the entertainment industry using Live as a platform…
NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia is ankling the web after an 18-year career that rode the peaks and valleys of the peacock web's fortunes.
The USA network finished No. 1 in the ratings among all cable networks for the week ended June 15, and Tim Brooks, USA's senior VP of research, said these numbers could be a sign that the network is…
Frank Wuliger, a veteran literary agent at Innovative Artists, has joined the Gersh Agency as a vice president, a move that bolsters its literary department.