Florio Fiorini, Giancarlo Parretti's MGM-takeover partner, will be held in a Geneva jail until January, Swiss authorities have decided, while officials comb through Sasea--his holding…
Saying that repeated reports about discrimination in Hollywood have done little to change the industry's hiring or promoting practices, the Beverly Hills/Hollywood Chapter of the NAACP Wednesday…
General Instruments Corp. posted a net incomes of $ 2.3 million (4 cents a share) for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. For the same period last year, the satellite equipment-maker posted a $ 11.8…
Between 300 and 400 union people mobbed the street outside of the CBS Studio in Studio City yesterday, cheering union leaders who gathered to send a message to Hollywood's producers and studio…
The Motion Picture Sound Editors announced officers elected to serve two-year terms.
Bluesman Bo Diddley has sued the estate and widow of his late manager, alleging misappropriation of funds.
Joining other cable services, USA Network yesterday filed papers to join Turner Broadcasting Co.'s lawsuit challenging the must-carry and retransmission aspects of cable reregulation legislation.
Comcast Corp. may receive an estimated $ 109 million in backing for its United Kingdom cable TV and telecommunications ventures as a result of agreements it has struck with Warburg, Pincus & Co. and…
For the six months, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.'s net profits slid 54% to $ 234.5 million (11 cents a share), compared to a net of $ 509.8 million (21 cents).
Eastman Kodak Co. posted a net profit of $ 189 million (58 cents a share) for the third quarter, compared to a $ 118 million (37 cents) loss for the same period last year.
Landmark Theatres announced on Friday its acquisition of the three-screen Chez Artiste Theatre in Denver from United Artists.