Chief among those surprised by word from Wim Wenders' lawyers that his company, Road Movies Filmproduktion GmbH, was terminating all world distribution agreements with Argos Films S.A. was Anatole…
Consumers should be permitted to "opt out" of the information superhighway if they so desire, Rep. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said Thursday.
Fourth quarter earnings for Multimedia Inc. climbed 13% and revenue shot up 65% as the Greenville, S.C., company benefitted from its successful syndicated programming and the acquisition of Indiana…
The Cable Telecommunications Assn. has offered to help pay for meeting sites when the FCC conducts a series of seminars nationally to explain cable TV rate regulations to consumer groups and local…
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Paramount Communications Inc. said yesterday it notified counsel for Viacom and QVC Network that it will not alter its deadline for bids of 5 p.m. EST on Feb. 1.
Though saying he's unconvinced there's a correlation between TV violence and street violence, Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti said Thursday that Hollywood must act more responsibly…
The longtime girlfriend of the late rock impresario Bill Graham has filed an amended complaint in New York federal court against Graham's estate, claiming she was physically and mentally abused…
Debt-laden Euro Disney is understood to have run out of money and to be financially dependent on Walt Disney Co., its U.S. parent, the Financial Times newspaper reported.
Regulators are reluctantly prepared to let radio shock jock Howard Stern's employer buy Los Angeles station KRTH-FM -- backing away from earlier threats to block the deal, the New York Times and…