Hong Kong media mogul Sir Run Run Shaw has agreed to sell his controlling 26% stake in the territory's leading broadcaster TVB for a reported $1.28 billion, in a move that could have wide…
In memory of filmmaker Bernd Eichinger, who died Monday of a heart attack, the Berlin Film Festival will hold a special screening of his 1996 directorial debut, "A Girl Called Rosemarie."
There may be doubts that President Obama can meet his State of the Union pledge to spur development of high-speed wireless coverage to almost all Americans (98%) by 2016, but his remarks did garner…
Almost 43 million viewers watched President Obama's State of the Union address, down 11% from last year's audience. Nielsen combined the audience across 11 broadcast and cable networks. Obama's State…
The Rotterdam Film Festival has created a patrons' fund that will support film projects from around the world and help bring them to the event.
The Writers Guild of America East has unionized about 100 writers, producers and researchers who work on non-fiction programming for Lion Television.
More than 400 rabbis are calling for News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch to sanction Glenn Beck and are demanding an apology from Roger Ailes over the use and reference to Nazis and Holocaust imagery…
Brian De Palma will direct thriller "Passion," a remake of 2010 Gallic psychodrama "Crime d'amour" (Love Crime) helmed by France's Alain Corneau.
After Tim Pawlenty's release of a campaign video masked as a movie trailer this week — and it kind of had to happen, didn't it? — a company called Visionquest conceived the one-sheets. Just to…
IFC Films has snapped up North American rights to David Mackenzie's romantic thriller "Perfect Sense," which preemed on Monday at the Eccles Theatre in Sundance.