Hoyts Cinemas CEO Peter Ivany is relocating to the com-pany's Boston office for six months to spearhead its fast-track expansion in the U.S. and internationally.
"Soul Food" writer-director George Tillman and producer Bob Teitel have inked an two-year, first-look production pact with Fox 2000, the 20th Century Fox film division behind the duo's current…
Paxson Communications topper Lowell (Bud) Paxson is expected to meet the press on both coasts today to kick off the promotional effort for the company's plan to launch a family friendly broadcast…
Not content simply to challenge MTV Europe's U.K. channel, rival music service the Box is planning to launch a new service called Magic in the spring, a channel to compete with MTV sister service VH1.
Brushing aside arguments by environmentalists that have stalled the project, a federal appeals court has lifted a temporary restraining order on the Playa Vista development, the proposed home of…
A partnership of Sony Pictures, Tele-Communications Inc. and the Apollo Group is the front-runner in the bidding for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group, sources said Tuesday.
Reading Entertainment Inc. has cash and current assets of $110 million that it plans to spend on building and acquiring theaters during the next year, Reading chairman James J. Cotter said Thursday…
Canal Plus, which owns the Latin American rights to the movie libraries of Carolco Pictures and Dino De Laurentiis, has sold 88 titles to TNT Latin America, among them "Rambo III," "Total Recall,"…
Though lawyers for writer Barbara Chase-Riboud have asked a federal court to stop the release of the film "Amistad," her attorney Pierce O'Donnell admitted Tuesday that winning such injunction…
Some 70 hand-picked international journos turned up Nov. 17 at Planet Hollywood in Paris for the first glimpse of the new Spice Girls pic "Spiceworld: The Movie," which is set for a Dec. 26 release…