The European Community Commission said Friday it will examine under fair competition rules the United Cinemas Intl. Multiplex joint venture between Paramount Communications and MCA Intl.
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A coalition of environmental groups is asking studios to stop using rainforest timber, specifically lauan plywood, for movie sets.
After three years of false starts, the Greek government unexpectedly announced that it had chosen the stations to which it will award television licenses.
Playwright John Guare will be honored Sept. 28 at the Independent Feature Project's Gotham Awards. Guare, whose plays include "The House of Blue Leaves" and "Six Degrees of Separation," has made a…
TV stations are about to get bombarded with pitches for the latest syndicated theatrical movie packages from Paramount, Columbia and Universal. But these hard-sell maneuvers by the major studios will…
The Australian government's pay TV embarrassment deepened Thursday as the second pair of high bidders reneged on their offers.
The world premiere of "The Saint of Fort Washington" will kick off the Toronto Festival of Festivals' Special screenings section.
Dave Clark sounded pretty good on vinyl, as some 50 million people who bought his music will attest. But it's been almost two decades since the catalog by this veteran of the first wave of the…
A French appeals court upheld a lower court's decision to impose a fine on Virgin Group PLC if it opens its Virgin Megastore in Paris Sundays, but the appeals court lowered the fine to 1 million…
Eighteen film teachers from the U.S. and Canada will get a taste of Hollywood this week as part of the DGA Educators Workshop on film production.