Regal Cinemas raised $ 19.5 million in a public offering. The offering was for 1.5 million shares at $ 13 a piece. The proceeds, the company said, will go to retiring debt. The Knoxville-based…
German private web Pro 7 is in the black in its fifth year of operation, announced chief Georg Kofler at a confab.
Legislation introduced Thursday in the House of Representatives would greatly increase copyright protection and performance rights for sound recordings.
Major Japanese movie producer Nikkatsu Corp., saddled with debts of $ 464 million after a long decline in Japan's movie industry, applied Thursday for court permission to reorganize its finances.
Jim Mooney resigned as president and CEO of the National Cable TV Assn. Thursday, mainly because he could not prevent Congress from legislating the harshest regulatory bill in the history of cable.
The marriage between Showscan Corp. and Omni Films Intl. Inc. is off. On Thursday, the two companies terminated a letter of intent to merge.
Nikkei Entertainment, the most prominent Japanese-language entertainment trade magazine, is folding after 4 1/2 years of weekly publication.
Warner Bros. is extending in-house health insurance to include its employees' same-sex domestic partners, the studio announced Wednesday. It's the fourth major entertainment conglomerate recently to…
Irrespective of setbacks in his move on Hong Kong's television scene, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has formally taken up the 15% foreign ownership limit in the float of Australia's Seven Network. And…
Legislation introduced in the Senate Wednesday would place labels on films that are materially altered. Sens. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) and Howard Metzenbaum (D-Ohio) have offered a bill that would…