A Senate committee Wednesday expressed outrage over allegations that Internal Revenue Service employees have been snooping through the computerized tax returns of friends, relatives and celebrities.
House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Ed Markey (D-Mass.) will hold a press conference Thursday to announce introduction of a "V-chip" bill that would allow parents to block out violent TV…
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Blockbuster Entertainment Co. has come under fire over its commanding stake in Spelling Entertainment.
Image Entertainment Inc. has turned the corner financially after skidding into the red. The Chatsworth, Calif.-based laserdisc company recorded a $ 772,680 (5 cents a share) net profit for the first…
Erstwhile talkshow host Mike Douglas and his wife have sued their former business managers for a series of alleged conflicts of interest in managing their money.
California Sen. Dianne Feinstein may partner with a political opposite on a musical copyright bill. Democrat Feinstein and fellow Senate copyright subcommittee member Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) are…
The Montana set for the CBS miniseries "Return to Lonesome Dove" was mighty lonely for a time Tuesday after IATSE workers shut production of the TV pic for half a day, complaining that RHI…
A screenwriter has filed suit to stop production of a Barry Levinson film starring Joe Pesci because he claims it's based on his script.
The Hollywood Madam saga took another sordid swipe at the film industry Wednesday as police arrested producer/director Ivan Nagy on charges of running his own call-girl ring for clients in the biz.
Broadcasters, cable TV operators and other industries regulated by the FCC would be hit with new federal user fees under an 11th-hour fundraising scheme added to President Clinton's budget…
Melvin Simon Prods. Inc. has sued Viacom Intl. Inc. for allegedly consistently being late on making quarterly payments under a 1978 distribution deal.
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