DEFINITION: Latin America is considered to encompass all Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries south of the Rio Grande, plus Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.
Latin America's sleeping giant, Brazil, seems to be rubbing the sand out of its eyes and is starting to flex its cable TV muscles.
CBS was still basking in the glory of its Winter Olympics landslide Wednesday while maintaining that the Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding flap was only part of the reason.
Next time a local TV station goes into negotiations with a syndicator for a show, or a network negotiates with a studio, look for the contract to go beyond over-the-air distribution and include…
Faster than you can say "change reels," numerous exhibition and distribution executives expressed skepticism over Pacific Bell's announcement March 22 that it would test a system to deliver movies…
The $ 55 million Canal Plus film "Stargate" has finally found a U.S. orbit: MGM/UA has just closed a domestic and Canadian distrib deal for the sci-fi extravaganza.
The theory du jour: By removing regulatory restraints on the Big Three networks, Washington is inadvertently encouraging a wave of network buyouts and mergers.
The BBC and Rupert Murdoch's Asian satellite venture Star TV have agreed to a partial separation. As of April 17, BBC World Service TV, the pubcaster's 24-hour global news and information channel…
Andy Marx: High Tech Hollywood
Best know local filmmaker, Jacobo Morales, now shooting "Linda Sara" ("Pretty Sara"), produced by Blanca Morales. Also in production is "Rice, Dreams And Ketchup," directed by Joe Vazquez.