After the holiday lull, partygoers had their hands full last week with no less than three pic preems. First up was Miramax's "Albino Alligator," Kevin Spacey's directorial debut, which drew celebs…
Baton Broadcasting Inc., which owns 24 TV stations across Canada and is the largest share-holder in the CTV Television Network, has attributed lower first-quarter profit to the impact of peoplemeters…
The following quotes from visual effects Oscar winners are in response to the question of what winning the award has meant to them, either personally or from a career standpoint.
A buck-toothed mole-rat is the latest star to emerge from the 1997 Sundance Film Festival.
Spurred on by a rash of multiplex openings, French box office results for 1996 rose 4% to 135 million admissions and exhibs are now confidently predicting that the watershed 150 million mark will be…
Sydney Pollack took the stand Monday as the key witness in an unusual creative-rights case brought before the Danish Court here by the Danish Directors Guild.
In the wake of the f/x bonanza that propelled this year's top five moneymaking movies to blockbuster status, few people would doubt the importance of special effects on the box office.
CBS' in-house distribution company Eyemark Entertainment is pitching the reruns of the network's highest-rated weekly series "Touched by an Angel" to cable networks in a package with the…
After years of foot-dragging, Austria is finally going to open its door to private TV. But when the new regulations on private TV head to Parliament for final approval, probably in late March, they…
The subscriber backlash against Tele-Communications Inc. and its recent policy of dropping established networks from its cable systems and replacing them with newer services resulted last week in TCI…