After getting a sneak preview, Australian exhibs believe "The Peacemaker" --- the first feature release from DreamWorks --- will be a big moneymaker.
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the Cannes-preemed romantic comedy "Afterglow," starring Nick Nolte and Julie Christie, and are targeting a December release with a heavy push for Oscar…
Civic pride came to the fore Wednesday when John Malone's Denver-based Liberty Media agreed to invest $15 million in the Pepsi Center, a new arena to be built by 1999 to house the Colorado Avalanche…
The ITV network, Britain's top-rated web, has appointed David Liddiment as its director of programs.
Sony Corp. said Wednesday that it has applied for approval of a new optical disc format to an international standards body along with Philips Electronics NV and Hewlett-Packard Co.
Sally Field has been tapped for her second directorial assignment (and first for cable), helming an installment of the $50 million-plus HBO series on the Apollo space program, "From the Earth to the…
NetChannel Inc., one of the new hybrid Internet-television creatures hoping to pipe the World Wide Web into your TV, has struck a deal making E! Online its primary provider of entertainment news and…
The domestic box office is expected to burst the $4 billion mark today, approximately two weeks faster than the prior speed record set in 1996. Through the comparable period of last year, box office…
Europe's key music markets have experienced a major shift towards sales of domestic music over international product in the last five years, according to newly published research.
Dean Valentine, president of Walt Disney TV and Walt Disney TV Animation, is in the final stages of negotiations to take over the helm of netlet UPN from departing prexy/CEO Lucie Salhany.