Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti on Tuesday hailed the U.S. Dept. of Justice's recent lawsuit against two cable TV companies accused of failing to make more than $ 2.4 million in…
BellSouth Corp. asked a federal court in Birmingham, Ala., to declare unconstitutional certain sections of a 10-year-old federal cable law, similar to a suit it filed in Brentwood, Tenn. The suits…
While Wall Street continues to keep a vigil waiting for a clearer indication of a winner in the ongoing battle for Paramount Communications, financial sources said the auction process is still in its…
Jackie Mason specializes in politically incorrect humor. And now, he can proclaim it on Broadway.
A Cook Islands corporation headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, has sued a Southern California lawyer for mishandling its claim for $ 40 million in premiums allegedly owed by Giancarlo Parretti…
Third-quarter earnings and revenues climbed at Prism Entertainment Corp. as the direct-to-video company scored another hit with “Night Eyes III.” For the quarter ended Oct. 31, Prism earned $ 262,000…
Pacific Bell said Monday it plans a communications network carrying movies on demand and other interactive programming as well as traditional telephone service to 1.3 million California homes.
QVC Network increased its tender offer Monday for Paramount Communications Inc. to $ 92 per share. QVC late Monday made public its bid for 51% of outstanding Paramount shares and said Par had…
The Michael Jackson investigation took another twist Monday with the resignations of longtime Jackson attorney Bert Fields and security consultant Anthony Pellicano, and the surfacing of a new set of…
A coalition of five maverick IATSE locals is mad as hell about the ongoing contract talks with the producers' alliance, and they aren't going to ... well, you know.