Paramount is beefing up an already ambitious summer release schedule, slotting "Bad News Bears" on June 10 and "The Honeymooners" on July 15.
In what 20th Century Fox is calling an attempt to protect the twist ending of its latest thriller, "Hide and Seek" the studio said it will ship out the pic's prints to some 2,800 theaters nationwide…
The next five weekends make up a period of playtime that is a critical opportunity for nominated pics to parlay kudo attention into tickets sales.
Tuning In: As a customer and citizen, I'm convinced it's not a good thing if the roster of media owners contracts until the Sun Valley power conference can be held around a small card table.
Debmar Studios, the distributor run by Mort Marcus and Ira Bernstein, has sold its "Farscape" reruns to TV stations in eight of the top 10 markets.
ABC is cutting back its commitment to Mel Gibson-produced laffer "Complete Savages" and pumping up its Tuesday comedies.
In the old days, the question was, "Who is the distributor?" Now the question is, "What exactly is a distributor?" Given the proliferation of shared production costs, divided duties and split rights…
Mercedes Moncada Rodriguez showed in her first feature docu, "Passion of Maria Elena," that she is a filmmaker whose narrative style reflects the nonlinear logic and mystical proclivities of her…
Continuing a war cry that has been heard at NATPE for years, five heads of station groups continued to declare "content is king" at one of Tuesday's panels. This time, though, it's with a twist.
When most talkshow hosts or bloggers or FCC Commissioners address the question of whether today’s media are or are not good for us, the underlying assumption is that entertainment improves us when it…