Indie distrib turned exhib Barrie Everard will spend $ NZ18 million ($ 9.3 million) on a new seven-screen multiplex in New Zealand's capital, Wellington. Development will give the under-screened city…
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. has filed a preliminary prospectus supplement with the Securities & Exchange Commission for the issuance and sale of up to $ 300 million of senior notes due 2013.
Fine Line Features has acquired all North American rights in all media to "Enchanted April" director Mike Newell's next film, "An Awfully Big Adventure."
Nickelodeon has set up a new division, Nickelodeon Entertainment Products, to coordinate last month's deal with Sony Music to develop videocassettes and audio CDs and cassettes of original…
Australia's Seven Network has finalized a new minimum guarantee deal with the Walt Disney Co. and its subsids.
Showscan Corp. reported a net loss of $ 1,066,000 (23 cents a share) for the fiscal fourth quarter ended March 31. That compares to a net profit of $ 250,000 (5 cents) in the same period last year.
Is a TV show excused from sticking to the truth if it isn't branded "news"? In at least one instance, CBS says yes.
The nation's largest independent video sell-through company, GoodTimes Home Video, has become a subsidiary of the newly expanded GoodTimes Entertainment Co. The parent now has six other divisions for…
SBS, the government-funded multicultural broadcaster, is starting its own national pay-TV service. The operation will come on line -- probably via satellite -- at the same time the main satellite pay…
Image Entertainment posted a net loss of $ 13.8 million ($ 1.14) for the fourth fiscal quarter ended March 31, compared to a net profit of $ 336,663 (2 cents) in the same period last year.
What this country needs is a new "Lassie" movie. And who better to carry on the tradition than producer Lorne Michaels?