Capitol-EMI has found a yellow brick road paved with gold. A flood of media reports has portrayed Pink Floyd's 1973 classic "Dark Side of the Moon" as an ersatz score for the 1939 film "The Wizard of…
Media Equities Entertainment Intl. --- an investment group made up of former entertainment execs --- has taken a controlling interest in Beverly Hills-based Dove Entertainment Inc., with Ron…
Newcomer Tamara Taylor has been cast as the female lead in the comedy "Senseless," which Penelope Spheeris ("Wayne's World") is helming for Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films, sources said.
European Union officials and politicians in Bonn are attacking what they term the privileged position of German pubcasters ARD and ZDF.
Entertainment industry leaders and top tech specialists will converge tomorrow at Variety ShowBiz Expo West: The Evolution of Production, which will be held Friday through Sunday at the Los Angeles…
It may not garner any Oscars, but "Swing Blade," the latest underground video making the Hollywood rounds, has got the industry buzzing with belly laughs over three rookie filmmakers.
Regal Cinemas, headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., has set the wheels in motion to acquire the 643-screen Cobb Theatres of Birmingham, Ala., it was announced Wednesday.
At the very least, the 51st annual Tony Awards raised the "Titanic's" hopes. The much-maligned tuner's five-award sweep will set the $10 million production on a smoother course than had been…
Battling a growing reputation for making low-quality films, the heavy hitters of the Hong Kong film industry fought back at the first Hong Kong Intl. Film Market, Filmart, which runs through Friday.
In a season dominated by blockbusters, vets of the niche pic are quick to cite chapter and verse about the dynamism of specialized summer releases.