While most everyone agrees that there is too much violence in film these days , few people know exactly what to do about it.
In a week marked by numerous baseball preemptions and the Jewish holidays, Viacom's "Roseanne" suffered in its debut in the Nielsen national syndie barter rankings.
VIRTUAL DEAL: Military contractor and pioneering virtual reality developers Evans & Sutherland, and Simgraphics, a leader in three-dimensional graphic software, are talking with Iwerks Entertainment…
Orion Pictures is being dropped from the New York Stock Exchange, but it will re-emerge in a few weeks. Following the approval of the company's bankruptcy reorganization plan on Tuesday, Orion will…
Responding to a 70% boost in sales, BBC Lionheart has revamped its internal organizational structure, merging sales and co-production teams and dividing duties by program genre, according to Sarah…
The restructuring this week of Viacom Entertainment, which will cost 43 staffers their jobs and move syndie head Dennis Gillespie to a consultant's role , will result in a drastically different…
Carolco Pictures Inc. has made another move to straighten out its tangled finances. Yesterday, the company saidit sold certain television receivables attached to its TV division.
A BOOK ARRIVED AT the Daily Variety offices the other day. It wasn't about sex, drugs, or rock 'n roll. Even better: It was about all three.
Hu-Yu, owner of the North Hollywood eatery City Wok, stepped up to bat against MCA Universal this week and wokked to first base.
Madonna fans around the country dug deep into their pockets yesterday, handing over $ 49.95 to become the first owners of their undressed idol's fantasies about S&M, bondage, and nude pizza eating.
Another ninth-inning decision popped a 20.8/33 in Nielsen Tuesday for Game 3 of the World Series. CBS coasted to an easy nightlong victory but was still 11% off last year's third game.