The company that sells the TVGuardian filtering device has sided with the DGA in its fight with retailer CleanFlicks over the practice of cutting sex, violence and foul language from movies it rents.
Vivendi Universal chairman Jean-Rene Fourtou said publicly for the first time Wednesday that the French conglom plans to buy BT Group's stake in French phone company Cegetel and added that a deal…
SAG has tapped Patty Duke, Carrie Fisher and Robert Guillaume to receive the guild's Harold Russell Award for contributions to awareness and understanding of people with disabilities.
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday proposed a set of rules cracking down on corporate America's love affair with pro forma financial reporting and off-balance sheet transactions.
Marvel Enterprises said Wednesday that continued big bucks from "Spider-Man" box office proceeds and licensing fees helped the New York-based comix giant get back into the black for the third quarter.
The Motion Picture Assn. launched a campaign Wednesday to force European lawmakers to strictly enforce copyright laws and to beef up sanctions against offenders when the EU's piracy rules are…
Rainer Koelmel, former topper of German film group Kinowelt, said Wednesday he and brother Michael -- arrested Monday on suspicion of embezzlement and impeding insolvency proceedings -- were still…
French major Gaumont on Tuesday posted first-half losses of 9.3 million euros ($9.1 million) compared with a profit of $61.8 million last year due to mergers and disappointing film results.
The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has thrown its weight behind a measure introduced Monday in the New York State Assembly that would limit the contracts of recording artists in…
Does NATPE, the industry-owned, non-profit TV trade org, fulfill all of the wishes of all its participants all of the time? No, but does it satisfy, up until 2002, most of the people, most of the…
As Election Day approaches, Daily Variety does not intend to handicap races or endorse candidates. This is an opportune moment, however, for us to urge the showbiz community to engage in the issues…