Fox's highly promoted firstrun summer series "Roar" got off to a noisy start Monday, winning its hour in homes, adults 18-49 and 25-54, and all key adult male demos.
Since he helped to create the advertising and marketing campaign for Paramount's "Rosemary's Baby" in 1968, Steve Frankfurt has espoused the philosophy that "the line between Madison Avenue and…
Loews Theatres, a unit of Sony Retail Entertainment, plans to build a 15-screen multiplex in the Kips Bay area of Manhattan's East Side.
Jerry Ketcham has been upped to VP of motion pictures production for Walt Disney Motion Picture Group, the studio announced Tuesday.
Michael Moore ("Roger & Me"), Donna Deitch ("Desert Hearts"), Michel Negroponte ("Jupiter's Wife") and Euzhan Palcy ("A Dry White Season") are among the filmmakers who will screen their latest works…
The Paris Theater, the premier arthouse across the street from Gotham's Plaza Hotel, will reopen July 25 under the direction of Jeffrey Jacobs.
The first Barcelona European Film Market closed Monday to mixed results.
Beefing up his production corps, manager/producer Jonathan Krane --- who recently signed a two-year, first-look deal with Fox 2000 (Daily Variety, May 15) --- has hired Lori Weintraub as executive VP…
John Reid, prexy of A&M/Island/Motown Records of Canada, has been upped to chairman of Polygram Group Canada. He will succeed industry vet Joe Summers, who is retiring but will remain a consultant to…
The owner of one of Peru's big three networks has been stripped of his citizenship and is in hiding in the United States for political reasons, an anchor at the channel charged.
Shares of Sony Corp. surged to record highs in Tokyo trading Wednesday, briefly touching a record 10,500 yen. Traders said an easier yen has led to the surge.
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