Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has completed a merger with its largest franchise holder, WJB Video Ltd.
Alan Arkin has left Creative Artists Agency and signed on with the William Morris Agency. Arkin's acting credits include films "Wait Until Dark,""The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are…
In a ground-breaking arrangement for African-American filmmakers, Savoy Pictures is finalizing a six-picture output deal that gives "House Party" and "New Jack City" producers George Jackson and Doug…
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, reported net profits of $ 31 million (7 cents a share) for the second quarter, ended June 30. That compares to a $ 6 million net loss (2…
Country fights AIDS: The country music industry is joining the campaign to stop the spread of HIV and AIDS, and the effort is ambitious.
It may be in the midst of a management change, but MGM/UA has at least one hot project with a trio of top actors in the pipeline. Forest Whitaker closed a deal late Friday to star in "Blown Away."
Cablevision Systems Corp., the nation's fourth largest cable TV operator, recorded a net loss of $ 48.8 million ($ 2.15 a share) for the second quarter, ended June 30, vs. a net loss of $ 85.8…
"I clearly remember being quoted last year as saying, 'I'd rather slit my throat than ever work with these guys again,' " Deep Purple lead vocalist Ian Gillan said.
Everyone was still in pursuit of "The Fugitive" as the chase thriller chalked up another $ 21 million to lead the weekend box office. Surprisingly, the next film in the marketplace was New Line's…
The lack of product severely trimmed Carolco Pictures' second quarter earnings, but the indie appears to be on a stronger financial footing.