Atom Egoyan, the acclaimed Canuck director whose current film "The Sweet Hereafter" won the Grand Prix du Jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, has inked a deal with Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's…
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has notched another Fox O&O and another top-10 market clearance for its upcoming syndie talk-variety strip with Donny and Marie Osmond.
Warner Bros. has picked up the rights to an untitled seafaring action-adventure pitch by screenwriter Alexander Cary for a low-six-figures against mid-six-figures sum.
Overseas Film Group reported a $1.2 million net loss equal to 21¢ a share in the second quarter following writedowns on its films "The Designated Mourner," "johns" and "Jerusalem."
With Moscow's 20th film fest out of the way, the Russian capital is in final stages of preparation for an event that will figure considerably more largely in the city calendar --- celebrations…
Dave Smith has what he calls a "revolutionary" scenario tied to the coming of the digital age of broadcasting --- and the industry is listening: Smith is president of Sinclair, the group that owns 33…
:New Line Cinema is sealing a deal with special effects wiz Rob Bottin to direct the much-awaited battle between Freddy Krueger, the scissor-fingered slasher of the "Nightmare on Elm Street" films…
Microsoft Corp. officials have taken issue with Daily Variety's report Friday that Microsoft plans to shut down its popular Cinemania World Wide Web site.
The Walt Disney Co. has developed a sudden fascination for Massachusetts politics. The reason: a bizarre controversy surrounding "A Civil Action," a movie starring John Travolta that is now in…
British pay television company BSkyB Plc on Friday reported a 22% rise in pre-tax profit in its final year under the leadership of chief executive Sam Chisholm.
The ratings and shares of two latenight series were transposed in the Daytime & Fringe Ratings chart Friday.
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