From the end of January through the end of May, Los Angeles County is expecting to swallow a $ 308 million loss in tourism business due to the Jan. 17 earthquake. The state of California, meanwhile…
Fine Line Features said Monday that it has acquired all North American rights to the slam-dunk documentary "Hoop Dreams," which won the Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival. Terms of the deal…
Marc Bension has been named Ticketmaster's executive VP/chief operating officer, in charge of developing new strategic alliances and new business ventures.
Odyssey Entertainment Ltd. and Cineville Inc. are in active discussions to form a long-term production and distribution partnership, said Odyssey president Robert Meyers and Cineville Inc. president…
Now that retail sales of CD-ROM titles have begun to take off, publishers, distributors and retailers are intensifying their turf war for an increasingly lucrative -- and crowded -- new market.
Fourth-quarter sales nearly tripled and earnings nearly doubled for RHI Entertainment Inc. as the TV producer/distributor rang up big numbers from deliveries to the three webs.
Advertisers generally tend to ignore the time periods impacted by bloated Winter Olympics sweeps numbers, but KTLA is taking no chances.
A Monday ayem panel at the American Film Market sought to find a place for independent films in the coming 500-channel universe; however, most of the discussion at "Movies on Demand: Are They Really…
Comic Martin Lawrence issued a statement Monday falling just short of an apology regarding his Feb. 19 "Saturday Night Live" monologue, which prompted NBC to cancel his upcoming appearance on "The…
To many game producers, the interactive movie with full-motion, full-screen video is today's holy grail of interactive computer entertainment, replacing 3D graphics, digitized speech, MIDI and other…
FX has named Charles E. Saftler and Doreen Bennett director and coordinator, respectively, of program scheduling, while Cindy Hochman becomes coordinator of program acquisitions for Fox Inc. basic…