PBS' august "Masterpiece Theatre" enters somewhat unusual and rather lurid territory with an adaptation of Julian Symons' period mystery "The Blackheath Poisonings." First two hours look and sound…
You give KABC-TV 22 minutes, it will give you Michael Jackson. At least that was the case Wednesday night for the O&O's late newscast, when the station made history by ignoring all the news of the…
Lucy bawls and Desi babalus in "Lucy and Desi: A Home Movie." CBS' telepic on TV's First Couple was a hit, and there's no reason to think this footage from the family archive won't also draw a…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has elected all women as its new Los Angeles officers.
Darkness Before Dawn" plays like a hard-edged update of"The Days of Wine and Roses." This fact-based television movie, the story of a husband and wife who reinforce one another's heroin addiction…
Larry Gershman's World Intl. Network took the Golden Nymph for best telefilm at the 33rd Monte Carlo TV Festival, for its "Till Murder Do Us Part."
There's no two ways about it: from a creative P.O.V., Coca-Cola's gamble in selecting Creative Artists Agency to oversee its massive new commercials campaign has definitely paid off. Almost…
Germany's most powerful film and TV studio, Bavaria Ateliers in Munich, will lose both of its general managers, Gunter Rohrbach and Harald Junge.
Dick Van Dyke returns for his third telefilm as roller-skatin', crime-solvin' surgeon Mark Sloan, in a story so implausible that "preposterous" would be a step up. Fortunately, producers Fred…
"The X-Men" continue to mark the ratings spot for the Fox Children's Network, lifting the affiliate venture to a solid Saturday-morning win among the key children's demographic on Feb. 6.
The King of Pop has become the King of Television, as Michael Jackson's interview with Oprah Winfrey drew the highest prime time rating for any non-Super Bowl telecast in nearly a decade -- quickly…