Seagram Co. continues to slake its thirst for Time Warner, buying somewhere between 3 million and 4 million shares in the past week alone, market sources estimated. Time Warner shares closed Friday…
Tower Records has agreed to temporarily stop selling "On Stage With Eddie Fisher" after the singer's attorney claimed the compact discs were illegally recorded.
Director Joe Dante and producer Mike Finnell, who have moved their Renfield Prods. off the Universal lot and broken off talks to renew their production deal there, are now being wooed by Paramount to…
Cox Cable and Southwestern Bell are going back to the negotiating table to rethink their $ 4.9 billion partnership in wake of the FCC's new cable rate regulations.
Walt Disney Co. moved a step closer to building its American history theme park when state lawmakers agreed to provide $ 160 million in incentives.
The panel discussion Thursday at NATO/ShoWest was portentously titled "Theatrical Exhibition in the 21st Century: Will Movie Theatres Crash on the Information Superhighway." But it was such mundane…
Harvey Comics Entertainment, whose characters include hot movie properties such as Casper the Friendly Ghost and Richie Rich, more than doubled its losses in the fourth quarter as revenue fell 26%…
With the Olympics over, relative normalcy returned to daytime and fringe ratings during the Feb. 28-March 4 week, though CBS seemed to be experiencing a mild, pleasant Olympic hangover.
ABC's revised lineup thundered across the dial Wednesday, scoring the network's highest rating with series programming that night in more than eight years.
With more than concession-stand popcorn riding on its big summer opener, Universal largely ignored other upcoming product in favor of a two-hour Bedrock blitz that featured appearances by…
Mark Barron has been appointed director, affiliate marketing, of Comedy Central. He will be responsible for expanding network distribution and affiliate programs. Barron previously held positions at…