Two veteran network TV writer-producers have signed on to guide the initial projects in Worldvision's "Spelling Premiere Network," a block of two firstrun hours debuting in August that mark Spelling…
Studios are attempting to address a new dilemma brought on by radical changes in the distribution and exhibition of films. The boom in videocassettes and cable programming provides scant breathing…
Bucking a mood at the American Film Market described by several attendees as sluggish, Hearst Entertainment has made several overseas vid deals, some driven by new, unconventional markets.
Paramount has added two more affiliates in San Diego and Louisville, Ky., to its fifth-network lineup, bringing its total to 33 stations covering 45% of the country.
Universal's "Schindler's List" set a new post-Oscar daily box office record of $ 884,660 on March 22. That domestic take is more than $ 100, 000 better than the previous best posting in 1991 by…
"Schindler's List" opened in Poland's ancient capital city Wednesday night, a year after Steven Spielberg arrived here to begin filming.
After a decade of belt-tightening measures, Venezuelan filmmakers are enjoying a miniboom in production. Seven films are either finishing post-production or are slated for exhibition , while 10 new…
With the breakout arthouse hit "Like Water for Chocolate," Mexico has reached a watershed in its film history. Because of the impressive numbers chalked up by the 1993 film by Mexican veteran…
According to Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone, the big news about Paramount is that Stanley Jaffe will be out, Sherry Lansing will be in, and Redstone has no intention of sweetening his deal with…
For years, Columbus, Ohio, had the distinction of being the nation's largest TV market with the fewest commercial stations: three affiliated with the networks and a fourth now associated with Fox.
At the American Film Market, where every buyer wants to see the product available, a new technology threatens to replace the omnipresent videotape: CD-I.