Matt Saver, former chief operating officer of James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment, has returned to private law practice and has become of counsel to entertainment firm Myman, Abell, Fineman…
Nearly 2 million pirated videocassettes were seized last year by investigators in the anti-piracy office of the Motion Picture Assn. of America. The thefts represent a potential revenue loss to…
Seagram Co. has raised its stake in Time Warner to 14.2% with the purchase of an additional 4.59 million common shares for $ 173.4 million.
A state assembly bill that would prohibit "disruptive activity" on film sets has drawn the ire of some of Hollywood's most powerful unions as a potentially labor-quashing piece of legislation.
An A-list assembly of studio execs, filmmakers and Hollywood lawyers are set to square off in the upcoming Intl. Artist Rights Symposium, in what may be the first open dialogue on the "moral" issues…
New York's NAACP chapters have asked the FCC to deny the license renewal of Fox O&O WNYW-TV, New York, claiming that Fox violated rules barring foreigners from owning more than a 25% stake in a U.S…
Israel's film/video industry is facing major losses due to video piracy. Tapes are being sold on the street for as little as $ 10 in the same month pix are released.
Government took a beating on Tuesday at the Big Picture Media Conference, an annual Gotham event sponsored by Variety Inc. and Wertheim Schroder. From cable execs griping about regulation to film…
Nearly all of Euro Disney's creditor banks have agreed to sign a restructuring plan reached last month to bail out its ailing theme park near Paris, banking sources said Tuesday.
Gannett Co. earnings grew 18.7% to $ 78.7 million in the first quarter of this year.