Las Vegas hotel worker unions are pushing for Barbra Streisand to cancel her $ 20 million New Year's gig at the new MGM Grand Hotel to protest the resort's refusal to use union workers.
Cablevision Systems said its partly owned A-R Cable Partners agreed to buy three Massachusetts cable systems from Nashoba Communications for $ 90 million.
In a move toward the unknown world of interactive and virtual-reality entertainment, New Line Cinema has signed a first-look deal with Virtual World Entertainment.
Screen Actors Guild prexy Barry Gordon easily won reelection to the top slot Friday, trouncing opponents by a nearly 3-2 margin in one of the most wide open SAG races in recent history.
The Human Family Cultural & Educational Institute has announced application rules for a new $ 25,000 Humanitas prize for the writer of a screenplay.
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In Japan, "Sliver" went toe-to-toe against "Striking Distance"-- and Sharon Stone KO'd Bruce Willis. "Sliver" scored $ 3.475 million in five days on 163 screens, elevating the international cume to a…
Miramax co-chairman Harvey Weinstein has stunned the competition by agreeing to pay $ 1 million just for the North American theatrical distribution rights to the hotly pursued "Tom and Viv," sources…
Disney's "Aladdin" was the big winner at the 21st annual Annie Awards, the Intl. Animated Film Society's award ceremony honoring excellence in animation.
Buena Vista was still scaring up the biggest numbers, with the weekend box office take of Touchstone's "The Nightmare Before Christmas" estimated at $ 7.5 million. However, not far behind was a…
NBC has picked up six more episodes of the NBC Prods. comedy series "Saved by the Bell: The College Years," the network confirmed.