Hoping to establish a platform for consolidation in the exhibition industry, investment firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst lead a group of at least five bidders aggressively…
Capitol Films, the London-based sales company, has picked up international rights to "Dancing at Lughnasa," which stars Meryl Streep and started shooting last week in Ireland.
Elliot Slutzky has ankled his post as exec VP of domestic distribution and marketing for Live Entertainment.
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Ten films from 18 participating countries have been selected to compete for the Penang Pearl Award in the first East Asian Film and TV Festival, which begins Thursday and runs through Sept. 3.
Gordon Manning, a onetime senior news executive with both CBS News and NBC News, has been elected prexy of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Foundation…
Sales of pics "The Sweet Hereafter" and "In the Company of Men" pumped up first-quarter profit at Alliance Communications Corp.
The Senate Commerce Committee may hold confirmation hearings for the four incoming FCC commissioners as early as next month, say Congressional sources.
Daily Variety chief film critic Todd McCarthy was awarded the Maurice Bessy Prize for his contributions to the world of film criticism at a ceremony Monday at the Montreal World Film Festival.
The 10 companies that developed digital videodisc (DVD) technology said Monday they have agreed on a second-generation random access memory (RAM) format called the 1.0 version. The new format is for…
Hoping to siphon off customers from the struggling C-band (a.k.a. big dish) satellite industry, DirecTV announced Monday that it will offer free direct broadcast satellite equipment, installation and…
Landmark Entertainment Group is teaming up with 20th Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising and the Korean giant Samsung Electronics to design, produce and build a $50 million attraction based on…