The search for identity and women's issues are the themes behind many of the pics selected for the Panorama and Forum sections of the 47th Berlin International Film Festival (Feb. 13-24).
Madonna starrer "Evita" had a lyrical weekend, chirping $829,914 from 92 Japanese theaters, $238,306 from 28 cinemas in the Philippines, and $91,795 from six Israeli sites.
The Museum of Television & Radio will salute "SCTV," "Pee-wee's Playhouse." "Millennium," "Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City" and "EZ Streets" as part of the lineup for its 14th annual William S…
Marvel Entertainment Group on Monday told a U.S. Bankruptcy Court it expects to report net losses of more than $400 million for the fourth quarter and the entire 1996 frame.
As the struggle between Bertelsmann and Bavarian media magnate Leo Kirch for control of German pay TV channel Premiere continues, Canal Plus, the third shareholder in Premiere, said on Monday that…
Universal Studios Hollywood will team with Nickelodeon to present "Totally Nickelodeon," a permanent presentation of interactive games and stunts from the kids network's popular shows.
Aussie media mogul Kerry Packer is said to mulling a $150 million investment in India's powerful state-owned TV web, Doordarshan.
TCI Intl. said Monday it would buy back as much as 5% of its own stock in a program that would cost about $80 million at the company's current stock price.
German TV stations raked in more ad coin than ever before last year, collectively bringing in nearly DM10.8 billion ($7 billion) from advertisers in 1996, an increase of 12.8% over 1995.
Brothers Andy and Peter Wolk co-wrote one of two made-for-TV movies based on the old CBS series "The Defenders" that are being executive produced by Stan Rogow for Showtime.