The $14.3 million opening gambit of Polygram Film's "The Game" led the top 60 films to a $53.7 million weekend total.
Universal Pictures has outbid the field for rookie scribe Geoff Rodkey's sports comedy spec script "Dave the Ox," with a mid-six-figure buy, sources said Monday.
As part of its ongoing campaign to introduce the U.S. to hard liquor advertisements on television, Seagram America announced Monday that it will begin broadcasting ads with a six-second health…
The emotional experience of playing a slave in her upcoming feature "Beloved" helped convince Oprah Winfrey, arguably the highest-paid person in TV, to keep her day job for another two seasons.
Westinghouse Electric Corp. is selling Thermo King, the crown jewel of its industrial businesses.
In a move to help her sharpen focus on community outreach and education, Kathleen Milnes has ankled her MPAA post to become Los Angeles' film office Entertainment Industry Development Corp.'s senior…
Latin American net Locomotion Channel launched Monday in Europe as part of the basic 35-channel package on Spain's Via Digital DTH platform.
Leonardo DiCaprio has agreed to play Theodore Hall, the most influential yet least known man of the 20th century. DiCaprio is attached to star in the screen version of "Bombshell: The Secret Story of…
All American Communications, the syndie behind "Baywatch," put itself on the market Monday with an asking price believed to be close to $600 million.