As the Oscar campaign nears, so do tensions between filmmakers and studios over marketing campaigns. In the Los Angeles Times last week, Robert Altman expressed his displeasure with Fine Line because…
The ShoWest Awards will go live on TV for the first time, it was announced Friday.
Atlantis Communications Inc. has found a Canadian buyer for Gene Roddenberry's "Battleground Earth," a new TV series conceived by the late creator of "Star Trek."
Rank Group Plc plans to sell its movie distribution unit and is expected to raise between $160 million and $180 million from the sale, according to a report in the Sunday Times.
Silicon Graphics, maker of high-performance workstations used to create effects on films such as "Toy Story," "Forrest Gump" and "Jurassic Park," plans to announce today a line of mid-level…
Last week proved it would take more than just a little rain to keep preemgoers from their rounds.
The mob will be squaring off against Homer in the May sweeps as CBS is scheduling the premiere of its six-hour miniseries "The Last Don," based on the Mario Puzo novel, against NBC's premiere of its…
In a desperate rearguard action, the Spanish government is trying to block the Jan. 31 launch of Spain's first large digital platform, the 26-channel CanalSatelite Digital (CSD), owned by Sogecable…
The United States and Japan have resolved a dispute over American sound recordings - from Duke Ellington to Elvis Presley - produced between 1946 and 1971. The recordings in question can earn…
Looking to strengthen its presence in international satellite broadcasting, Sony Corp. confirmed on Friday it's discussing joining with News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch in News' Japanese satellite…