Leonard Klady: Gross Behavior
The six-month-old terrestrial Channel 5 last week posted its highest-ever viewing share of 4.2%, according to C5's own figures --- up significantly on previous shares of around 3%.
New York state attorney General Dennis Vacco Tuesday amended his lawsuit against 20th Century Fox Film Corp., alleging the studio and others were part of a scheme to help murderer Sammy (the Bull)…
MOVIE “12 Angry Men” —Terence A. Donnelly, producer (Showtime). “Crime of the Century” — Barbara Broccoli, executive producer; Amanda Schiff, executive producer (HBO). “The Ditchdigger’s Daughters”…
United Cinemas Intl., Paramount and Universal's joint overseas exhibition venture, has officially announced the appointment of former Famous Players prexy Joseph Peixoto as its president and CEO.
A small media company plans to go head to head with Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting by setting up a video-on-demand digital cable TV service for movies.
Indie star Catherine Keener has inked for her next two pics: "Out of Sight" opposite George Clooney, and "Friends and Neighbors" under new helmer Neil LaBute.
Oscar-winning writer/director Jane Campion has entered into a three-year first-look agreement with Propaganda Films, under which she has committed to direct one of her next two pictures for the…
The British government may offer financial and other incentives to push the public into buying digital TV decoders.
Zeitgeist Films has acquired all domestic distribution rights to Abbas Kiarostami's "The Taste of Cherries," which shared the Palme d'Or at the 50th Cannes International Film Festival and will screen…