With some of the best beaches in Brazil, the 778,000 residents of Natal, on the country's northeast coast, have a variety of sunny leisure options. But when it comes to movies, locals have few…
Every year, TV executives ask themselves the same question: Do upfronts still matter? This year, the question arises again, but for different reasons. Ad dollars are expected to be flat, around the…
The last thing beleaguered British Prime Minister Tony Blair needs these days is another dose of humiliation. U.K. distrib Revolver Entertainment is promoting the DVD release of its hard-edge teen…
The William Morris Agency is going digital. Tenpercentery has announced the formation of the Digital Media Group, tapping veteran agent Lewis Henderson to head the new division. Henderson helped…
Sony Pictures TV has engineered a syndication first, giving all of the stations who bought "The Greg Behrendt Show" the right to replay each episode on their Web sites.
The Weinstein Co. has struck a deal to rep international rights to Exodus Film Group’s CG-animated feature “Igor.” A twist on the monster genre penned by Chris McKenna, “Igor” follows a mad scientist…
Yahoo! and Telemundo are merging their U.S. Spanish-language Internet sites into a joint business. Yahoo! Telemundo will marry Yahoo! services with Telemundo content. New site, Telemundo.yahoo.com…
Warner Bros. has cast Gene Hackman and Lawrence Fishburne in its videogame adaptation of "Dirty Harry." Clint Eastwood has been involved as producer and star since the game started development last…
Vivendi shares spiked Wednesday on market rumors that Vodafone may bid up to $50 billion for the French media conglom in order to grab its long-contested stake in mobile phone unit SFR. Shares rose…
Three Hong Kong producers won a court order Tuesday to force Internet service providers to hand over personal details of 49 people who allegedly downloaded movies using BitTorrent technology.
Variety and Movies.com have announced a cross-distribution deal in which the two entities will swap some stories.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Final Oscar Predictions: 5 Lingering Questions With Nominations on the Way