L.A. TV stations' restraint in covering an outburst of urban violence Monday was strictly news judgment, not a reaction to criticism of last spring's riot coverage, exex said yesterday.
Fuel was added to the fire to boycott Colorado as the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California yesterday publicly endorsed an economic boycott of the state.
Hollywood's love affair is heating up with the hottest new technology in entertainment, virtual reality. That's the buzz, say engineers who are working in this fledgling industry. Increasingly, word…
ABC's proposed buyout offer to non-union employees will probably be sent out later this week, with pay-outs to be based on a scale calculated by years of service and salary level.
The Film Advisory Board's annual holiday awards paid tribute to numerous family-oriented films including "The Last of the Mohicans" (actor Wes Studi) and Hemdale's "Little Nemo: Adventures in…
The Disney Studios will produce their first movie for television under the Touchstone TV banner, which has previously been used only for sitcoms.
Spain's fastest-growing private bank, Banesto, headed by 44-year-old Mario Conde, has shaken up Spain's conservative banking establishment by adopting an aggressive--some say reckless--growth policy.
On Friday night, Barbra Streisand was honored, along with Anita Hill, by the American Civil Liberties Union. What follows is an edited version of the actress/singer/filmmaker's acceptance speech, in…
IBM has staked out new territory in town by underwriting a Media Lab with UCLA's Extension Program. The Lab will be located at Universal's CityWalk, where the Extension is putting a 14-classroom…
Hong Kong-owned Golden Harvest has established Rim Film Distributors to release Asian pix in the U.S. market, including classic films from H.K.'s hottest action/adventure helmer John Woo ("The…
After churning through the '80s buying, selling, merging and purging, several of the largest entertainment companies are sitting on huge piles of cash. Paramount, Disney, Capital Cities/ABC and CBS…