MCA/Universal Home Video joins the growing list of studios adopting longer pay-per-view windows on homevideo releases. The studio will test a 60-day hold-back on two upcoming titles.
Though blessed with a storyline with purpose, "The Bulkin Trail" suffers from frail direction by Michael Nathanson, overacting by the young hero, and other perfs that prove uncomfortable reaches for…
Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.) and Jack Brooks (D-Texas) offered legislation Tuesday that would do away with a federal judge's rules that have dictated how telephone companies have operated for a…
TNT will air a "Tribute to Bill Bixby" from 12:30 a.m.-7 a.m. Friday, with 13 episodes of two series featuring the late actor, "My Favorite Martian" and "The Courtship of Eddie's Father." Bixby died…
The full-court marketing press of Mariah Carey continues with this Thanksgiving Day special, a superficial hourlong glance into the singer's background supported by a soundtrack of top tracks from…
Banking that the pan-Asian TV market will continue to expand, satellite distrib service Entertainment Research and Applications Inc. announced Tuesday that it would transmit major U.S. studio product…
A federal appeals court Tuesday tossed out as unconstitutional the government's decision to channel "indecent" broadcasting to the hours of midnight to 6 a.m.
The latest attempt to saddle up the "Bonanza" franchise doesn't get much right beyond the theme music, as the new generation of Cartwrights won't make anyone forget (or, for that matter, remember)…
A Hollywood coalition will descend on California state politicians early next year to push for legislation that would broaden filming rights in residential areas.
Hollywood's fin-syn contingent is not giving up the fight. The Coalition to Preserve the Financial Interest and Syndication Rules filed a petition with a federal appeals court in San Francisco…