Hollywood is reaping a small bonanza from an unusual source: Income from levies on the sale of blank videocassettes in Germany and France has yielded more than $ 28 million for Tinseltown over the…
According to Completion Bond Corp., budget problems for Carolco's "Cliffhanger" have not forced the company to cover any overruns.
A civil jury trial has been set for Dec. 30 to decide whether Hollywood fin-syn attorney Mickey Gardner was "unjustly enriched" when he pocketed $ 1.5 million in the mid-1980s from S&L executive…
Charter Cable Corp., a holding company formed by Charterhouse Group Intl. Inc. and Galaxy Cablevision L.P., completed the acquisition of the Austin and San Antonio wireless television assets of…
Rivalry between the Time and Warner factions in the post-Ross era at Time Warner Inc. has either been largely overstated in the media or nipped in the bud with the revised board of directors under…
County NatWest Securities analyst Paul Marsh downgraded his rating of King World Productions Inc. yesterday to "accumulate" from "buy" on a price basis.
Rue McClanahan has sued her former business adviser, Lon Morton, charging fraud, securities law violations and negligent misrepresentation over his advice to invest her pension funds in local real…
Santa Monica nightclub At My Place is scheduled to close following a New Year's Eve performance by Michael Ruff, continuing a trend that has seen the recent shuttering of such local niteries as…
The transfer of Steve Ross' Time Warner into the hands of Gerald Levin will be solidified in the coming months with the selection of three new outside directors.
The deadline for the Imagine Films special board committee to accept or reject Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's buyout offer came and went yesterday with no word from the company one way or the other.
Capital Cities/ABC Inc. announced yesterday that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell radio stations WPRO-AM/FM, Providence, R.I., to Tele-Media Corp.