Cineplex Odeon Corp. confirmed Friday it was "in discussions" with Sony Theatres about a possible merger, but it warned that no deal had yet been reached and any deal would have to undergo regulatory…
A Costa Rican court handed down a prison sentence for the first time in a video piracy case. Previous cases have not required jail time.
Fox Broadcasting Co. and Aaron Spelling today are expected to unveil two new characters for their Monday night soap "Melrose Place."
J.K. Amalou ("Hard Men") will direct "Plan B" starring Diane Keaton for New Regency Prods.
In what is considered an important victory for producers who use footage of now-deceased celebrities, a federal appeals court ruled that the makers of a series of how-to-dance videos could use movie…
Five years after two of France's most respected indie producers, MK2 and Lazennec, teamed up to create a joint distribution company MKL, the pair are splitting up.
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Showtime has done a radical makeover of its logo for the first time in 20 years. The new look features the network name in block letters with a "spotlight" emphasis on the "SHO" --- the abbreviation…
DeVito and De Niro together for the first time? Danny DeVito is in the process of pounding out a deal to direct "The Little Things" for Warner Bros. and producer Mark Johnson, and Robert DeNiro is in…