Dallas LBO firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has emerged as the leading candidate to acquire United Artists Theatre Circuit, the No. 2 exhib circuit, at a price that could reach $900 million, Wall…
Yugoslavia's first multiplex could be opening its doors in Belgrade as early as July 1998, developed jointly by U.S. operators Golden Ring Entertainment (GRE), which runs Moscow's successful Kodak…
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc.'s net loss ballooned to $9.8 million in the third quarter, from $294,000 a year earlier, as a result of costs related to the winding down of the indie.
In a move that has brought the brightest hope yet to end the Writers Guild war, the WGA West board has voted unanimously to ask the Eastern wing to decide on a compromise proposal.
Shandwick Convergence, a new division handling technology companies, has been announced by Rogers & Cowan parent company Shandwick Intl. The move confirms a trend among praiseries to broaden their PR…
Satcasters told Congress Thursday that their efforts to offer viable competition in the video marketplace are being stymied by cablers who are trying to corner the market on valuable sports…
The New Media Council, established last June to serve as a "think tank" and information exchange forum for those engaged in the creation, production and distribution of new media content and…
Engineering Animation Inc. may be based in the sleepy university town of Ames, Iowa, but its main address and generic name haven't prevented it from becoming, as of Thursday, one of the biggest…
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.'s net loss shrank from $3.3 million to $274,000 in the September quarter on 13% higher revenue of $124.7 million, it said Thursday.
Time Warner has linked with the regional government of Madrid to build its biggest theme park to date in Europe, a $340 million leisure complex at San Martin de la Vega, 15 miles south of the Spanish…