French efforts to bring Gallic culture to the Arab world suffered a setback this month when millions of Middle East viewers, expecting to tune into Canal France Intl.'s Saturday-afternoon educational…
ESPN Star Sports has struck four-year deals to provide live coverage of soccer and cricket across Asia.
The Screening Room restaurant and cinema, 54 Varick St., New York, (212) 334-2100. This N.Y. first combines food, cocktails and movies. The 132-seat cinema boasts loveseats from the 1940s and shows…
The Marquee Group, which produces and markets TV sports programming, is expanding into music and general entertainment with the purchase of QBQ Entertainment.
Lou Dobbs, the chief business executive and on-air analyst for CNN and the exec in charge of the spinoff financial news network CNNfn, told his staff Wednesday he plans to remain with the web…
While John Pierson was touring the country with his book "Spike, Mike, Slackers and Dykes," the bestselling account of a decade in the indie film world, it occurred to him that it was time to try…
The Playboy Entertainment Group has engineered a new strategy geared to overturn a federal law that in effect forces cable systems to pull Playboy and its sister channel Adultvision off the air from…
Simplicity, says indie filmmaker Patricia Cardoso, is the key to a movie's success. "The more simple the story, the more I can work with the visuals," the 35-year-old filmmaker says.
Citing creative differences, director Stacy Title has fallen out of MGM's feature version of "The Mod Squad," a bigscreen update of the hit age-of-Aquarius TV series about three young dropouts who…
Academy Award nominations for producers usually conjure up images of endless job opportunities and immediate financial success. But Renee Tajima-Pena, one of the producers of the 1988 feature…
Responding to an eye-opening perf by its soundtrack, "Love Jones" will be re-released by New Line Cinema Aug. 8 on several hundred screens nationwide.
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