The European Parliament on Thursday urged a crackdown on media concentration it said was stifling the information and culture available to European Union citizens.
Time Warner Inc. adopted a poison pill takeover defense Thursday after being rattled by the continuing accumulation of its stock by Seagram Co. and prodded by institutional investors.
For all its hype and headlines, the Great Talkshow Wars of '93 was actually a broad invasion on all fronts with relatively light casualties. The surging battle for time slots and ratings is not over…
Broadcasters who have been bystanders on the information superhighway are now primed to do battle in the upcoming legislative debate.
L.A.-based Pacific Theatres Corp. will partner with Reading Cinemas of Philadelphia in a $ 100 million-plus construction/acquisition program aimed to double outlets of the 300-screen Pacific chain.
SegaTV signed a letter of intent with Multimedia Cablevision of Wichita, Kan. , to provide SegaTV to Multimedia’s 450,000 subscribers this year. The company said it would first conduct a three-month…
The National Football League playoffs are grinding up some major Nielsen yardage heading into Sunday's conference championships and the Super Bowl, with NBC coverage topping corresponding CBS games…
Twentieth Century Fox senior VP of production Riley Kathryn Ellis has reached an agreement with Caravan Pictures to join the Disney-distributed production company when her Fox contract expires in…
"As president of the company my responsibilities are profit and loss. As everything affects that, I become involved." Robert Turner's company is Multimedia Entertainment, producers and syndicators of…
In a setback for the nation's music retailers, recording studios refused Thursday to set testing standards for evaluating antitheft tags for cassette tapes and CDs.