Pentafilm managing directors Carlo Bernasconi and Vittorio Cecchi Gori issued a statement yesterday denying "reports concerning the possible breakup" of the company. The release was issued from the…
Trimark Holdings Inc. announced it has purchased in excess of 321,000 shares of common stock on the open market over the past several months. The board of directors authorized management on Oct. 6 to…
No sooner did rumors surface about a possible bust-up of Turner Broadcasting by its two largest shareholders, then Wall Street analysts tended to downplay the gossip.
Time Warner announced yesterday that it will create in excess of 1,000 additional summer jobs throughout the company's businesses this summer.
Warner Bros. has been ordered to pay $ 1.6 million to the family of James Dean and their agent, Curtis Management Group, related to a suit the studio had lost (Daily Variety, July 17, 1992) over the…
Legislation that would require health notices on beer and wine ads will seriously hurt local broadcasters and encourage the migration of sports programming to cable TV, National Assn. of Broadcasters…
John Quested, chief executive of Goldcrest Films and TV, has been charged by London's Serious Fraud Office with conspiracy to "cause loss to others by falsifying documents made or required for an…
One of Canada's leading film and TV exporters, Alliance Intl., has moved its Montreal operation to its corporate head office of Alliance Communications Corp. in Toronto.
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Actor Jeremy Miller has sued his former accountant and financial advisor for allegedly mismanaging his assets.
The U.S. Justice Dept., just three weeks after Janet Reno was sworn in as Attorney General, has moved to strike down a 1992 court ruling that found the decency clause used by the National Endowment…