Atlanta-based cabler Cox Communications on Wednesday reported huge operating cash flows of $532 million for the second quarter, keeping up its reputation for running one of the tightest ships in the…
Just when things were looking better for AOL Time Warner, another unwelcome visit from Justice Dept. accounting cops sent the conglom's shares south Wednesday.
German kidvidder RTV has posted a e1.2 million ($1.36 million) half-year loss, well down from the $117 million loss the company suffered in the same period last year.
Belgian Flemish-lingo entertainment channel VT4 turned a net profit of e1 million ($1.15 million) in the first half of 2003. Eight-year-old channel lost $3 million in the first six months of 2002.
To the Editor: Reading Harvey Weinstein’s Guest Column (“Pick of the Crix: An Appreciation,” Daily Variety, July 23), I felt that I must have fallen asleep during Eulogy 101. I thought you were…
In Bruce McNall's memoir, "Fun While It Lasted," he recalls spending much of his youth in Los Angeles kicking around the fringes of Hollywood. Always enthralled by the industry's elite, he finally…
The precept of freedom of expression often takes a back seat once the ideologues and pedants get involved. Mel Gibson’s movie, “The Passion,” provides the latest and most vivid example. Though Gibson…
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Talent agency Endeavor has blackballed film financier Intermedia until client Diane Lane is paid nearly $2.7 million allegedly owed to her under a pay or play deal.
Senators opposed to the Federal Communications Commission's new media ownership rules smell blood and are gearing up for a broader attack. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) vowed Tuesday to lead a fight on…