With top spots in France and Italy, Jane Campion's Palme d'Or-winning "The Piano" is already proving a major hit for CIBY Pictures. The pic has taken $ 6.3 million in three weeks from 352 screens…
The version of the 1961 epic "El Cid" that opened the AFI/LA Film Festival Thursday evening was advertised as "restored and lengthened," as is the fashion with revivals of 30-year-old roadshow pix…
U.S. District Judge Irving Hill has permanently dismissed George Holliday's $ 100 million copyright infringement lawsuit, ruling that it had no merit.
The Axel Springer Verlag's operating revenues declined 7%, ad income 3%, during the first five months of 1993, finance director Claus Liesner said at a press conference during which the German…
A Short Takes item on Friday should have said that composer Dominic Frontiere is living in New Mexico.
The New York Times Co.'s $ 1.1 billion purchase of the Boston Globe represents an expensive bet on the newspaper business.
Tom Selleck will be honored June 19 with the Mary Pickford Award at a celebration commemorating the actress's 100th birthday.
Norman Lear's "704 Hauser Street" has received a six-episode commitment from CBS for midseason, the network confirmed late Friday.
The two-hour premiere episode of "RoboCop," a new firstrun TV series from Toronto-based Skyvision Entertainment that will be distributed domestically by Rysher Entertainment beginning in February…
To be sure, 1989 was a very good year for rapper Young M.C., a k a Marvin Young.