Peter O'Brian, the Canadian producer of award-winning films "The Grey Fox" and "My American Cousin," has joined forces with Noble House Communications Inc. with the aim of building it into a new…
European audience research firms are becoming as sophisticated --- and perhaps more global in their approach --- than their American counterparts.
A bumped-up shoot on David Cronenberg's next film has pushed Jennifer Jason Leigh out of negotiations to make her Broadway bow opposite Quentin Tarantino in "Wait Until Dark."
Nickelodeon has signed a one-year deal with Burger King Corp. for three kids-meal promotions valued at an estimated $30 million in media support.
MediaOne, the "broadband" arm of telco US West's new media group, announced Monday the launch of its anticipated video-streaming technology, which the company is tentatively calling MediaOne…
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" crystallized into first place on the exclusives roster without the benefit of Friday night.
General Cinemas parent GC Cos. Inc., which has kept a low profile amid the theater-building craze of recent years, said Monday it plans a big expansion in Latin America, Europe and Asia.
Smart, the research strategy which hopes eventually to challenge Nielsen's monopoly in national and local delivery of TV ratings, has signed three more industry players as clients: ad agency Ogilvy…
Italy's media tycoon and political right-wing opposition leader Silvio Berlusconi will stand trial Jan. 21 in Milan on charges of tax evasion and fraud, officials said Monday.
DreamWorks' feature distribution operation launched with an unspectacular start with the $12.3 million launch of "The Peacemaker."
The world premiere of James Cameron's behemoth "Titanic" is scheduled for Nov. 1 at the 10th annual Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, exactly seven weeks before its scheduled U.S. bow on Dec. 19.