NBC has established broad-based strategic alliances with America Online and Prodigy for interactive information and entertainment. Components will include such features as a bulletin board, sales of…
Cineplex Odeon Corp. announced Monday that a partnership, comprising the company and prominent Washington businessmen Ted and Jim Pedas, has completed the acquisition of RIO at Washingtonian Center…
The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle might be spending more time on "Sunset Boulevard" when its awards ceremony rolls around April 10.
Discovery Communications Inc. Monday launched its third test of Your Choice TV, the video-on-demand system that allows cable subscribers to view shows when they want to -- not when the programs are…
Will the next Felix Awards presentation take place in Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1995? It is not as far-fetched as it might sound.
Total TV advertising will surpass newspaper revenues for the first time in 1994, according to estimates released by the Television Bureau of Advertising.
“Blink” is a New Line Cinema release. Distribution credit was incorrect in Album Spotlight Monday. * * * Domestic distribution credit for Carolco's “Wagons East” was incorrect Friday in Short Takes…
A few first-weekers in both Los Angeles and New York kept the exclusives roster afloat last weekend. Strongest was Fine Line's "Fiorile" in Gotham, taking nearly $ 30,000 at two screens. First Look's…
To the makers of comedies, the Academy Awards is no laughing matter. "Serious people somehow are more admired than clowns," says veteran writer Larry Gelbart, reflecting on Oscar's usual snub of…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences and American Center for Children's Television will co-sponsor the Children's Interactive Media Festival from 10…