Time Warner is about to take a major step into the French cable market, teaming up with U.S. cabler Comcast to form a joint cable operating company, Cite Reseau.
Shares in QVC Inc. showed every intention of extending their losing streak to five consecutive days before staging a late afternoon recovery Thursday on favorable technical factors.
Quarter Moon Films, a small North Hollywood-based production company, thinks it has an emerging filmmaker on its hands in 44-year-old writer/director John Albo, who has just finished his first…
In its continuing bid to become an entertainment industry power, Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. has set up a company with Fox Television Stations Inc. to buy affiliates of Fox Broadcasting Co.
The scene at the recent opening of the Arabic lingo film "El Erhabi" (The Terrorist) may have been a nightmare for security police, but it was a film producer's dream come true. For a change, the old…
Pretax profits at Reed Elsevier, parent company of Variety and Daily Variety , surged by 30% to T534 million ($ 801 million) for the year ended Dec. 31.
Following fast on last month's Disney purchase of Times Square's New Amsterdam Theater, Time Warner's music division is looking to establish a similar presence on West 42nd Street.
Terry Curtin was named chief of publicity and field promotions for MGM/UA Thursday in the final move of a marketing restructuring under recently hired exec veep Gerry Rich.
Canada's Radio-TV & Telecommunications Commission said Thursday it approved Rogers Communications' appointment of Pierre Juneau as interim trustee of Maclean Hunter shares pending regulatory approval…
The eighth year of the Discovery program for first-time directors has received a greenlight thanks to Showtime cable reupping its option to broadcast four half-hours in 1995.