Barnes & Noble has decided to relieve itself of heavy startup costs and feed the frenzy of investors for Internet stocks by taking its online bookstore public.
When you've been in the ratings basement for so long, you take your victories wherever you can find them.
Dustin Hoffman may have played him on film, but now Robert De Niro is also having his say. De Niro is hosting an HBO documentary titled "Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth" that debuts at the Film…
Twentieth Century Fox International has upped Mitch Yankowitz to senior vice president, media and promotions. Yankowitz reports to Scott Neeson, Fox's executive vice president, international…
General Cinema's parent GC Cos. Inc. suffered a 49% drop in net profit to $2 million for the three months to July 31 on 6.5% lower revenue of $114.6 million, it said Thursday.
Multifaceted actor-comedian Bill Cosby, singer Willie Nelson, conductor Andre Previn, film star-ambassador Shirley Temple Black and the Broadway composer/lyricist team of John Kander and Fred Ebb…
On the eve of its 10th season premiere next month, Paramount's syndie strip "Hard Copy" is shifting its focus from day-and-date breaking news and celebrity gossip to more in-depth reporting on…
Plans are moving ahead for the construction of Roma Vetus, the sprawling recreation of Ancient Rome announced late last year, which will serve as both a theme park and a permanent location for film…
Seven Network's stock price jumped 20% Thursday in the wake of the Australian broadcaster's sale of its 25% stake in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer for $389 million, a price in line with Seven's original…
Against a backgroup of studio production cutbacks in favor of outside financing deals, Walt Disney Studios, too, has set up such an arrangement.
The William Morris Agency's revitalized London office has added three British film directors to its client roster -- Michael Caton-Jones, Brian Gibson and Anand Tucker.