Sky Italia is launching a classic cinema channel, strengthening its ties with the Italian film community, one year after the Rupert Murdoch-backed paybox became the country's single satcaster.
Geneon Entertainment has tapped Rand Brenner as the company's director of licensing. Geneon is a supplier of Japanese animation in the U.S., with its library consisting of such anime fare as "Akira,"…
Acclaim has had its last hurrah. Long-struggling vidgame publisher reached the likely end of the line Thursday as it filed for bankruptcy after failing to secure a deal for additional credit.
Though he's now a free agent without a recording contract, Van Morrison continues to work the jumpin' jazz and blues of his most recent album "What's Wrong With This Picture?" rather than exploit his…
True crime drama may not be a staple for A&E, but its latest original movie, "The Riverman," certainly makes an impressive case for the network's future in the genre. The pic, based on Robert…
Polish helmer Agnieszka Holland will deliver the Variety Cinema Militans lecture at the 24th Netherlands Film Festival, which unspools Sept. 22 to Oct. 1 in Utrecht.