Kirch Group umbrella company Taurus Holding could be the latest part of the fallen Teutonic TV and rights giant to file for bankruptcy after banks Monday called in €750 million ($690 million) in…
Silvio Berlusconi's holding company Fininvest, which owns the majority of Italy's largest broadcaster Mediaset and soccer club Milan AC, reported a drop in net profits, mainly due to the collapse of…
Top Capitol Hill solons frantic over media consolidation have delivered strict instructions to Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell: Make sure to study how massive melding of the…
A visit to a crowded market in Taiwan reveals half a dozen vendors selling pirated copies of such current American blockbusters as "Spider-Man" and "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones."
Leading pay TV platform Foxtel has taken the first concrete step down the digital highway by recruiting Patrick Delany for the new role of project director, digital.
Australia is an advanced, relatively law-abiding nation. So why are videos of films such as "Spider-Man" and "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" being peddled as brazenly (but not yet in…
Mann Theaters remains a circuit in search of a new owner. Until recently, it appeared the new guy in charge would be someone with a familiar name -- Pittsburgh businessman Jeff Lewine, who operated…
Spurred partly by breakout B.O. for "Spider-Man," 20th Century Fox has shifted the opening of "Daredevil" to President's Day weekend next Feb. 14.
Manager Brad Grey took the stand Thursday for a long day of questioning, as producer Bo Zenga tried to prove he's entitled to a share of profits on "Scary Movie."
Artisan Entertainment chief operations officer Ken Schapiro won a jury verdict this week of $1.4 million in a dispute with his former employer Morgan Creek Prods. and its principal, James G. Robinson.
Lachlan Murdoch was named publisher of the New York Post Thursday, adding to his string of titles, as Ken Chandler resigned after 30 years with Post parent News Corp.