A federal appeals court has struck down a lower court's decision granting satellite carriers of network programming and superstation signals such as WTBS the same compulsory copyright license…
Iwerks Entertainment has signed a multimillion-dollar hardware agreement with Itochu Corp. to develop and build a Cinetropolis site in Chiryu, Japan. And under a soon-to-be-signed agreement, the…
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Blockbuster Entertainment Corp.'s chairman and chief executive H. Wayne Huizenga realized $ 15 million during 1993 by exercising options to acquire the company's stock.
Intl. Family Entertainment, whose key properties are the Family Channel and MTM Entertainment, showed a net loss for the fourth quarter of $ 51.5 million, or $ 1.26 a share.
The largest pirate video lab to be found in New York State was shut down by law enforcement authorities Tuesday. They seized approximately 4,000 unauthorized copies of many of the major studios' top…
Beth Kennedy, the film liaison under former L.A. mayor Tom Bradley, has gotten a final farewell from the city, some nine months after she was let go when Richard Riordan moved in as mayor. The city…
Bertelsmann Music Group has entered into a long-term distribution agreement to market, sell and distribute interactive entertainment fare produced by Crystal Dynamics, a Palo Alto software company…
Eleven more men filed suit Tuesday against "The Arsenio Hall Show" and one of its former writers, claiming they were sexually battered during an audition for the gabshow.
German media group Bertelsmann AG said Tuesday that its money-losing infotainment weblet Vox could not be salvaged and would be liquidated early in April.
Despite heavy reregulation and rate rollbacks ordered by the federal government, Tele-Communications Inc. reported improved financial results for 1993. It included a narrowing of net losses and a…
In one of the most spectacular success stories of postwar European politics, media mogul Silvio Berlusconi and his Forza Italia party stormed toward a stunning victory in Italy's national elections…