Producer Doug Wick and Columbia Pictures wrapped a deal late Thursday night for the movie rights to Susanna Kaysen's biographical memoir "Girl Interrupted" following intense bidding in Hollywood for…
Paramount Communications Corp. stock took a sharp rise Friday propelled by rumors of acquisition by a joint venture involving two bulwarks of the cable industry. John C. Malone of Tele-Communications…
Cinema Line Films has completed the preemptive purchase of "Leviticus War," the latest in a series of high-profile acquisitions for the aggressive start-up production company.
Luxembourg media comglomerate CLT announced last week that it intends to launch its much-touted second Dutch-language channel, RTL-5, on Oct. 2.
'Jurassic' o'seas gross $ 300 million-plus Universal and UIP exex are shooting for the all-time foreign B.O. crown for Steven Spielberg's dinopic, which has opened big in Brazil and rolls out…
"The Player" scribe Michael Tolkin is among the 22 candidates announced Friday by the Writers Guild of America West Inc. for Guild Officer and Board of Director slots. Other nominees include Frank…
At a presentation Friday, Apple Computer displayed a new version of its EZTV on-screen menu program that raises the stakes significantly in the interactive TV market, according to analysts.
Leading French rights company UGC DA predicted this week that it will post 1993 profits comparable to the 30 million francs ($ 5.3 million) achieved in 1992.
Gallic giant Gaumont explores expanding exhibition outside France.
Amorette Jones was named national director of field operations for Orion Pictures Distribution Corp., the company announced Friday.