Larry Bennett has bought back control of the company he founded in 1984, vidcassette manufacturer Premiere Video Duplicators. Although deal was made in November, terms haven't been disclosed.
NBC will in fact be able to get in TV Guide ads in most markets for its movie "Amy Fisher: My Story" (Daily Variety, Dec. 17). The network moved up the vidpic to Dec. 28 to beat rival ABC and CBS…
The quarterly expiration of futures and options sent stocks rocketing Friday and pumped up the trading volume on the New York Stock Exchange to its highest level since October 1989.
American Film Technologies Inc. expects to report a loss for the second quarter ending Dec. 31 of $ 700,000 to $ 1.2 million. AFT said the deficit reflects costs of moving additional film coloring…
Perenchio Television Inc. completed the previously announced purchase of Univision from Hallmark Cards Inc. for $ 550 million.
The share price of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. rebounded yesterday from several days of sharp losses, after the company reaffirmed that it will hit Wall Street's earnings estimates.
CanWest Global Communications has concluded the deal to buy Network Ten from the Wespac Bank and has named the other members of the consortium.
Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell (D-Maine) has fired off a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Carla Hills asking that Hollywood not be left standing at the altar in the rush to complete world…
Kirk Kerkorian slapped a $ 675 million lawsuit on Credit Lyonnais yesterday, retaliating for last week's $ 1.25 billion lawsuits CL and MGM filed against the former MGM owner. Kerkorian charged the…
Paramount Communications has set up a new business unit to oversee all licensing and merchandising activities throughout the company's sprawling entertainment operations.
General Cinema Corp. yesterday reported a significant profit improvement in its fourth quarter of 1992 and full fiscal year, reflecting sharply higher earnings from its publishing operations and…