A trio of new stock recommendations sent the shares of Dutch music giant Polygram and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. upward on Wall Street Tuesday.
French bank Credit Lyonnais and the three Hollywood guilds have joined forces to hasten foreclosure on bankrupt Hemdale Film Corp.
U.S. West Inc. and Oracle Corp. announced Tuesday they have teamed up to build an information superhighway to the home. This is just the latest regional Bell company to announce it is bringing voice…
Continuing Viacom Intl.'s expansion of its core businesses, its Nickelodeon cable channel and Sony's Epic Records have pacted to develop homevideo and audio products from existing programming as well…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. and IBM are forming two companies aimed at delivering music, films and games electronically to retailers. If it succeeds, the partnership could dramatically change the…
The Writers Guild of America West will hold a weekend conference June 4-6 featuring sessions with film and TV writers discussing the craft of writing.
The Kentucky branch of the American Civil Liberties Union has condemned the indictment of a state video chain for offering to sell allegedly obscene videotapes to adults.
K-Tel Intl. Inc. posted a net income of $ 1.85 million (49 cents a share) for the third fiscal quarter, ended March 31, a 52% increase over the same period last year. Revenues were up slightly to $…
Exhibitor Cineplex Odeon reported improved first-quarter operating results. The company narrowed its net loss for the three months ended March 31, 1993, to $ 10.8 million on revenues of $ 116.6…
Ronald Perelman's MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings announced Friday that it had completed its $ 30-a-share cash tender offer for 10 million common shares of subsidiary Marvel Entertainment.
D.C.-area law enforcement authorities last week recovered more than 50,000 videotapes of Hollywood pix in what is believed to be the largest case of alleged vid piracy in history.