In the gamut of unscripted shows that attempt to get behind the scenes at casinos, "Caesars 24/7" feels the most honest -- a pure collection of highlights with no forced hands. If the pilot is trying…
The U. of Southern California has selected five nominees for its annual Scripter Award, the only honor that recognizes both the author and screenwriter for a film adaptation.
The American Society of Cinematographers has moved its awards show forward a week to Feb. 13 and switched venues from the Century Plaza Hotel to the Hollywood & Highland complex due to a union…
Warner Bros. has collared theatrical rights in Japan, and an option for all rights in the rest of the world, to Fuji TV's first animated pic, "Brave Story." Based on a best-selling novel by Miyuki…
The Australian B.O. surpassed $A900 million ($675 million) for the first time ever in 2004. Industrywide grosses improved by 4.78% to $680.3 million, according to prelim stats compiled by the Motion…
High-flying Asian martial-arts pics "Hero" and "Zatoichi" make up two of the six films on the BBC Four World Cinema prize shortlist, announced Friday. The winner will be revealed live on BBC Four on…
After being hauled before the French courts over its eligibility for Gallic funding, Jean-Pierre Jeunet's "A Very Long Engagement" has narrowly missed another legal wrangle -- with the Corsican…
CBS is off to a tame start with new unscripted skeins "Wickedly Perfect" and "The Will," neither of which wowed auds in their preems last week.
Hollywood Entertainment, the vidstore chain that's the target of takeover bids, said it has been notified by the Nasdaq Stock Market that its shares may be delisted by the exchange Wednesday.
Comcast Corp., the biggest cable operator in the U.S., has hired Charisse R. Lillie to the dual posts of VP of human resources for Comcast Corp. and senior VP of human resources for Comcast Cable.
The respective backers of the competing high-definition DVD formats had their first public spat last week in the closing days of the Consumer Electronics Show, as Jeffrey Katzenberg became the…