New Line exec Gillian Brooks has been promoted to senior VP, field publicity and promotions.
The Weinsteins are responsible for tripling the size of Genius Products in one year's time, turning Drinkwater's tiny indie label into a home entertainment powerhouse. Led by an exclusive…
In a homevid biz where myriad new delivery platforms get most of the ink these days, no one in the independent realm is producing more movies than Lerner.
Clanagan started his production and distribution company a year ago with Codeblack exec VP Quincy Newell, having recognized that the faith-based and urban markets are severely underserved. Codeblack…
Daily Variety explores how the truth behind this year's crop of pics gets massaged into Hollywood's own brand of cinematic veracity
Under Kornblau's direction, Universal has held its place as the only studio solely in the HD DVD camp (earlier this year, fellow backers Paramount and Warner hedged their bets and agreed to also put…
In September, Disney became the first -- and for now only -- studio to offer movie downloads through Apple's popular iTunes service, which almost overnight became the leading seller of movie…
The Target merchandising guru oversees about 15% of DVD sales in the U.S. Like his main rivals over in Bentonville, Ark., the 52-year-old son of a Milwaukee furniture store owner keeps his head down…
With the launch of Unbox in September, Amazon.com became the first DVD retailer to get into the movie download business. Amazon was able to attract widespread studio support (it has deals with every…
CBS is giving new Adam Sandler-produced laffer "Rules of Engagement" the best comedy timeslot on TV while finalizing plans to say goodbye to "The King of Queens" after nine seasons.
After holding down two jobs for the past three years, Touchstone Television prexy Mark Pedowitz is going solo, giving up his other gig overseeing business affairs for ABC.
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