Capital Cities/ABC Inc. reported significantly improved operating results for the first quarter of 1993. Consolidated income before an extraordinary charge for the first quarter of 1993 and the…
"Reading Rainbow," the popular PBS book show for children, has been funded over the past 10 years by PBS, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the National Science Foundation, the Kellogg Co. and…
In a nod to the growing role of computers in broadcasting production, Apple Computer's John Sculley was the keynote speaker at this years' National Assn. of Broadcasters convention. It was the first…
The mood of buoyancy with which the 30th Mip-TV program market opened last Friday continued through the weekend, with distributors reporting an upbeat sales tempo and producers announcing new…
Unlike last year, when the Cannes Film Festival was bookended by two big American pictures, "Basic Instinct" and "Far and Away," this year's fest will open and close with French films.
Rim Film Distributors and Laemmle Theatres have inked a 52-week deal designed as a prototype to introduce "white bread" America to Asian movies and tap a new market.
1993 'Aladdin' gross $ 100.8 million Disney's animated wonder is the first film to cross the $ 100 million-mark this year. Cumulatively, it's shy of $ 200 million by about $ 200,000.
A long-awaited audit of the five-year EC Media initiative, which is designed to support Europe's film and TV industries, will recommend that Media continues beyond its current 1995 expiry date.
Friday's Daily Variety detailed a lawsuit filed by Sedona Records against Zoo Entertainment. Zoo's response was inadvertently deleted from the story. "We feel the suit is without merit and we will…
Last Week…$ 87,500,000 1992…$ 94,100,000 1991…$ 65,500,000 Year to date…$ 1,141,700,000 *1992…$ 1,101,400,000 1991…$ 1,316,200,000 * one week less
Marketing guru Mark Lipsky has inked a deal to join Baker/Winokur/Ryder as senior veepee, the firm announced Friday.