Television in Scandinavia is joining Germany, France, the U.K. and Spain by going digital.
There's a current fascination with all things '70s --- fashion, movies, music --- especially music.
Lucasfilm has awarded toymakers Hasbro and Galoob Toys exclusive merchandising and licensing rights to the intensely sought-after "Star Wars" prequels, the companies announced Tuesday, confirming…
Musicians and intellectual-property rights advocates were outraged earlier this year when highly paid screenwriter Joe Eszterhas took out full-page trade ads soliciting music for his upcoming "An…
Almira Malyshev has been upped to VP, international sales, at Kinnevik Media Properties. Handling worldwide sales for Kinnevik outside the U.S., Malyshev worked for New York-based Hexon before…
Director Larry Clark has signed Vincent Kartheiser and Natasha Wagner to play young drug addicts in "Paradise," the film he's prepping as his follow-up to "Kids."
Rupert Murdoch's Oz cabler Foxtel is poised for a vicious lawsuit with Australia's antitrust watchdog as hopes fade for a smooth passage of its A$650 million ($481 million) merger with embattled…
A small but growing niche in the soundtrack market is the commercial release of original recordings of classic film scores. But it's only possible in rare instances when the studios have been savvy…
United Cinemas Intl., the U.K.'s biggest exhib, has announced it is building a 20-screen megaplex in Manchester city center, the site of a devastating IRA bombing in June 1994.
A cultural and box office phenomenon in its own country, Brit indie hit "Trainspotting" struck a major chord among England's brand of Gen X'ers and mainstream moviegoers alike, and spawned a…