Filmways Entertainment Corp. has acquired a number of pix for international distribution. In post-production are romantic thriller “Backlash,” produced/written by Jake Carvey and David de Vos and…
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"Schindler's List," a contender for 12 Oscars, has been nominated for 13 awards by the British Academy of Film & Television Arts, including best picture and an acting nom for Liam Neeson.
R&B rules the music world this week as the genre claims the top five spots on the new SoundScan album sales report.
In the early days of cinematography -- when black-and-white movies reigned -- a thorny problem developed that threatened the quality of the budding art form. It was called "static."
There were twice as many video pirate cases in 1993 than the year before, and criminal seizures of bootlegged videos were up 50% during the same period, according to statistics released by the…
An Australian production company aims to raise $ A12.2 million ($ 8.5 million) from the public to fund low-budget films geared for local and overseas TV and homevid.
MCA TV president Shelly Schwab Wednesday vowed to hold NBC affiliate KRON-TV, San Francisco, to its deal for "Last Call."
Cindy Bressler has been named VP, programming & acquisitions, at CapCities/ABC Video Publishing. She will supervise programming for the ABC Video , ESPN Home Video and new Signet Video labels…
Film critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert have reupped with Buena Vista Television. They will continue as co-hosts of the syndicated “Siskel & Ebert” as well as a series of specials. The multiple-year…