Tele-Communications Inc. posted a dramatic jump in cash flow and revenues for the first quarter. The nation's largest cable operator recorded a net income of $ 52 million (11 cents a share), compared…
Kenneth Branagh continued to dominate exclusive runs as the delayed release of Jeff Bridges' pet project "American Heart" proved underwhelming.
Gearing up for its first release, "A Bronx Tale," Savoy Pictures has hired its No. 2 domestic distribution executive, Steve Rothenberg,who will assume the new position of senior VP and general sales…
Domestic box office seems to be emerging from the spring doldrums, with Warner Bros.' "Dave" temporarily leading the way. The Kevin Kline/Kevin Kline comedy was ahead in the polls with a 16% jump…
Mary Goss has been promoted to veepee, national promotions, at New Line Cinema. Goss, who was formerly director of national promotions, is responsible for creating and securing national corporate…
The legal battlegrounds were drawn Monday between the Writers Guild of America, West, and three of its members in a dispute over use as a public forum of the Guild's electronic bulletin board.
Jacques Fansten, the Gallic helmer whose 1990 "La Fracture du Myocarde" is being remade by Steven Spielberg as "Cross My Heart," is now prepping "The Count of Monte Cristo." Fansten is writing the…
Network and cable exex will be descending on Capitol Hill Friday to testify before a Senate subcommittee exploring the topic of TV violence.
NBC presented its fall lineup to affiliates and advertisers Monday, with West Coast president Don Ohlmeyer acknowledging that the network was "not going to come back overnight" but saw its lineup as…
IN THE TRADITION of the Salkind air fleet and the Columbus Caravel, Cannes ' 93 has introduced a new promotional wrinkle. It's the giant, inflatable Arnie. The much larger-than-life blow-me-up is…