New Line Cinema has always enjoyed a proud history of onscreen violence, but now the studio actually has acquired "A History of Violence."
The Screen Actors Guild has strongly supported the DGA in its fight with CleanFlicks, the Colorado retailer that cuts sex, violence and foul language from movies it rents.
Producer Roger Corman plans to make a now-rare foray into the theatrical feature world with "Captain Justice," an action comedy budgeted at $3 million.
Amid a criminal probe over lavish spending and political donations, the Entertainment Industry Development Corp. has pulled the plug on a pair of $500-a-plate fundraisers for Los Angeles City Council…
Several potential buyers have emerged for Vivendi Universal's publishing biz, although bids appear significantly lower than the x5 billion ($4.89 billion) initially anticipated. Separately, the…
Winchester Entertainment has revised its operating loss for the year ended March 31 to £10.6 million ($16.7 million), compared with the previously announced $13.7 million.
Top Italian broadcaster Mediaset posted pre-tax profit below expectations in the first half of the year.
Nancy Bassett has been tapped senior VP of worldwide licensing and merchandising for DIC Entertainment, company prexy Brad Brooks announced.
The world's problems cannot be simplified to the terms of showbiz, but now and then its insights may help:
To the Editor: I am appalled at the product placement blatantly injected into motion pictures over the past few years. Studios are turning storyboards into billboards, lowering the quality of movies…
To the Editor: Why is Winona Ryder’s case taking so long to resolve? Two words: Vindictive prosecution. As an attorney, I’ve represented countless accused shoplifters in Southern California. None was…