Cable TV operators who've grown weary of rate regulation have more reason to gripe today: the FCC late Wednesday unveiled more than 200 extra pages of rules designed to ensure that cablers meet the…
"The War Room," October Films' Oscar-nominated documentary on the planning and execution of Bill Clinton's presidential campaign, earned a PG rating, while "The Birds II: Land's End," Showtime's…
A proposed settlement was made public Wednesday to end a class-action lawsuit that accused the largest ticket agencies in California of price-fixing and antitrust violations.
The advent of the SoundScan point-of-sale album tally system, first used in 1991, has again proven to be a blessing for hard-rock artists, as "Far Beyond Driven," the third release from Texas…
TriStar Pictures and the IndieProd Co. have optioned the film rights to crime writer Joe Gores' novel "Dead Man."
In a year when Time Warner Inc. posted its best quarter ever, Time Warner chief executive Gerald M. Levin saw his 1993 bonus soar 60% to $ 4 million.
Paramount, a studio always on the lookout for franchise opportunities, has found one, paying a mid-six against low-seven figure sum for James Patterson's novel "Kiss the Girls."
Entertainment stocks foundered along with the rest of Wall Street Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 72.27 points to 3,626.75 -- a drop of 2% for the day and 8.8% since the Dow's…
Thumbelina has jumped onto the CD-ROM bandwagon, as Time Warner Interactive Group and Spice Multimedia announced they are teaming up to release "Thumbelina's Giant Book of Adventures," an interactive…
Still licking his wounds after three years, Giancarlo Parretti is back banging on the lion's cage. An attorney for the Italian businessman filed a $ 3.9 billion lawsuit as the court closed Wednesday…