The groundhog came out of its burrow over the past weekend and found a pack of Oscar contenders in its shadow. While Columbia's "Groundhog Day" held onto the top spot, four of the five best picture…
Brad Turell -- senior VP of programming at Fox Broadcasting Co. and one of its longest-standing employees -- has left the company.
Billy Wilder was feted Wednesday night at Studio Babelsberg just outside of Berlin while in town to pick up a lifetime achievement award at the Berlin Film fest.
Stop the presses! Director Ron Howard, who has been vigorously pursuing his next project, may have found it in "The Paper," the story of a day in the life of an editor at a New York tabloid newspaper.
Tom Hanks joins the list of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards show March 29. This marks the fourth time as presenter for Hanks, who received a leading actor nomination in 1988 for his…
Filipino officials are preparing a new war against video pirates and other copyright infringers to stave off the threat of crippling U.S. sanctions. Industry sources reckon that 90% of all videos…
Turner Broadcasting's decision to tune out of the Checkout Channel brings to a close the first of the company's attempts to get its on-air product generating revenue in non-traditional markets.
The Swiss film community began an intiative during the current Berlin Film Festival to get back what they lost when the country voted against membership in the European Economic Area in December.
After months of keeping plans under wraps, Pedro Almodovar announced he is ready to roll in mid-April with a tongue-in-cheek thriller, "The Killer's Toenails," with Peter Coyote firmed for the…
The King of Pop is going global, seeking new ratings conquests. King World International announced yesterday it has licensed the ABC Network spec, "Michael Jackson Talks ... To Oprah -- 90 Prime Time…
Pulitzer Publishing Co. said yesterday it plans to buy two television stations from H&C Communications Inc. of Houston for $ 165 million.