An abandoned film depot in Pico Rivera provided some thrills for collectors of motion picture prints this summer and a scare for the MPAA after the shipping company National Film Service folded one…
Pegasus Communications Corp. agreed to buy Digital Television Services (DTS) for $250 million in stock and assumption of debt Thursday, making Pegasus a major force in the sale of DirecTV service to…
Natasha Henstridge ("Species") has been signed to star in the romantic comedy "It Had to Be You." Steven Feder ("The Cottonwood") is set to direct from his own screenplay about an engaged woman who…
Anglo-American acts made a clean sweep of the fourth annual MTV Europe Music Awards at the massive 8,000-seat megadome rock 'n' roll venue the Ahoy Stadium in Holland's second largest city…
A recent campaign fundraiser for Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) at the home of composer Marilyn Bergman drew a healthy mix of producers, writers and entertainers.
In a significant step up in scale for both parties, Viacom Inc.'s Nickelodeon network and Seattle-based edutainment software kingpin Humongous Entertainment have inked a five-year exclusive deal to…
Def Pictures and Polygram Filmed Entertainment have acquired Nicholas Brandt and Bridget Blake-Wilson's adaptation of Octavia E. Butler's sci-fi novel "Kindred" for mid-six figures.
In a large fillip for Spain's indie distribution sector, Spanish digital operator Via Digital has firmed up package deals with six of the country's leading distributors: Lauren Films, Sogedasa…
The women being honored today at Girls Inc.'s second annual Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon range from the executive producer of the CBS drama "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" to a Native American…
Cineplex Odeon Corp. reported Thursday flat earnings for the third quarter before a $5.3 million one-time charge for closure of theaters increased its net loss 145% to $7.1 million.