Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has restructured its European theaters under the new banner MGM International Cinemas, aiming to boost their value and efficiency.
Regis Wargnier's "Indochine" walked away with the most nominations for this year's Cesar Awards, the French equivalent of the Oscars. Nominations were announced yesterday; presentation ceremony takes…
Powered by its MTV Networks and Cable Television divisions, Viacom Inc. reported full-year net profits from operations for the first time since Sumner Redstone's National Amusements acquired the…
The American Film Marketing Assn. has banned two Asiandistribs from next month's American Film Market unless they pay more than $ 300,000 owed to sales company J&M Entertainment.
Paramount and Lucasfilm will seek to pull "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles" out of its ratings cliffhanger by trumpeting a special guest for the ABC series' two-hour return: Harrison Ford…
Walt Disney Co. said it is that it will redeem on March 11 all $ 2 billion of its zero coupon convertible subordinated debentures due 2005 for $ 483.50 for each $ 1,000 in principal amount at…
Twentieth Television Intl. has unveiled a new action-adventure game concept called "Scavengers," which is designed to be tailored to the specific needs of individual broadcasters worldwide.
Castle Rock Entertainment and Columbia Pictures decided last Friday to reschedule "Amos & Andrew" from Feb. 26 to March 5. The plan was made prior to Tuesday's screening for exhibitors.
Marvin Kaplan has been reelected to a fourth term as president of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists, nabbing 55% of the vote, compared to 38.5% for Susan Boyd.
MTM Television's claim that "Rescue 911" is a documentary is prompting raised eyebrows at the Federal Communications Commission. "People are skeptical" about MTM's request to have the program…
A petition to change the elective process for the Writers Guild of America West has gotten 233 signatures and will likely be on the union's ballot in the next election.