The Motion Picture Assn. of America is dismissing a claim by National Assn. of Broadcasters prez Eddie Fritts that Hollywood never made its intent known during deliberations over recently-passed…
New York-based October Films has concluded a private placement engineered by Allen & Co. Inc., which gives the fledgling indie marketing and distribution company a significant boost in its bid to…
Film processor Technicolor "has expressed its intention to buy 25% of the shares" of the soon-to-be-privatized Lenfilm Studio in St. Petersburg, Lenfilm head Alexander Golutva said.
"I want to be the Romanian Silvio Berlusconi," pronounced Edward-Victor Gugui upon his arrival in Milan. By all indications, the print, video, film and soon-to-be broadcast tycoon is well on his way.
Playboy Enterprises Inc. reported a net loss of $ 1 million (5 cents per share) for the three months that ended Sept. 30 compared to net income of $ 877, 000 (5 cents) in the same period last year.
Fed up with no response to repeated deadline extensions on demands for payments, angry creditors filed a request to put NSB Corp., the former Hemdale Film Corp., into default yesterday.
Some key media stocks were up as the market finally surged yesterday, breaking out of its downtrend last week.
Marvel Entertainment Group posted a 50% increase in net income for the three months ended Sept. 30 to $ 10 million (41 cents per share) compared to $ 6.7 million (28 cents) for the similar quarter a…
Lawyers for the TV networks claimed yesterday they had no knowledge that a federal judge deciding the fate of Federal Communications Commission fin-syn rules once performed legal work for CBS in a…
The mouse roared louder than the lion last Friday when a Los Angeles Superior Court judge gave Walt Disney Studios the right to continue using the Disney-MGM name and logo on film product coming out…
The New York Times posted a $ 33.9 million (43 cents per share) loss for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. For the same period last year, the company had a net profit of $ 7.9 million (3 cents).