Cinema giant AMC has widened its footprint with the acquisition of three 16-screen megaplexes in the Atlanta and Minneapolis-St. Paul markets from MegaStar Cinemas. Both plexes, built since 2000…
Gallic pay TV leader Canal Plus said Thursday that parent company Vivendi Universal had recapitalized it to the tune of E3 billion ($3.7 billion) and that it would end the year with an operating…
Czech entertainment conglomerate Bonton will be history by the end of 2004.
After this year's outbreak of killer severe acute respiratory syndrome stopped sales teams from travelling to Asia, and hit the economy so badly that buyers bought little of anything, telenovela…
Italians seem to laugh at themselves best at yuletide -- at least that's what Aurelio De Laurentiis' annual holiday satire has so eloquently showed in box office returns for more than 20 years.
A troika of Hollywood's Aussie A-listers has taken time out from holidays at home to tubthump their new movies.
Move over Hannibal Lecter. The true story of a Teutonic man-eater may be coming soon to theaters.
Hollywood is saying, "I Do" to lavish wedding productions. Showbizzers accustomed to elaborate undertakings at the office often treat their nuptials as another grand affair to orchestrate, albeit one…
Paramount Television's Garry Hart was recetly honored by the Jewish Television Network for promoting inter-group harmony, during a ceremony at the BevHills Hotel.
With Washington having approved Rupert Murdoch's purchase of DirecTV parent Hughes, satcaster competitors appeared cautiously optimistic that conditions imposed on the merger would restrain the new…