Amid frustration and raised voices, Los Angeles officials voted Friday to invest $90 million in a Hollywood complex that once a year will house the Academy Awards.
Brad Krevoy's Motion Picture Corp. of America will re-emerge with a spoof of the biggest B.O. performer ever, "Titanic Too -- It Missed the Iceberg," a $25 million co-production with the irreverent…
Frank Sinatra was one of the most influential vocal stylists of the century, but the magnitude of his musical gifts shouldn't eclipse his talents as an actor. Sinatra the thesp, like Sinatra the…
Discovery Communications is leaning toward dropping its bid for Court TV.
London-based Pearson secured Simon & Schuster's non-consumer properties Sunday for $4.6 billion, beating groups headed by former junk bond king Michael Milken and leveraged buyout specialist Kohlberg…
Mutual Film Co. and Newmarket Capital Group have formed a joint venture to finance and distribute several pics a year in the $8 million-$15 million range.
BBC Films is spreading its creative wings, with a slate of new development projects that spans a much wider range of genres and budgets than ever before.
A private funeral will be held in Beverly Hills on Wednesday, following a vigil service Tuesday night, a family spokeswoman said Saturday.
Originally ran March 24, 1997Cannes plunged into the 1970s with a new sense of excitement and dedication to film as an art, but also with a somewhat reluctant recognition of film as a business…
In a move that will significantly raise Columbia TriStar Home Video's profile in the family fare marketplace, the company has pacted with the Jim Henson Co. to distrib the latter's film and TV…
The Seagram board is expected to meet today or Tuesday, with its purchase of Polygram Holdings for about $11 billion appearing imminent.