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  1. Spielberg calls for responsible TV

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    Steven Spielberg urged TV networks to be mindful of what they show on the air because of the effect it might have on children.Read more

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  2. CBS appeals FCC indecency rules

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    CBS told a federal court Monday that the government's new "zero tolerance" policy for indecent broadcasts is threatening to choke off free speech.Read more

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  3. Cunningham promoted to head of UPIE

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    Universal Pictures said Monday that it has upped Eddie Cunningham to president of Universal Pictures International Entertainment, its overseas home entertainment arm, effective Jan. 1.Read more

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  4. 'Feet' doesn't fail Warners as it tops boxoffice

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    Animated penguins beat out James Bond for first place at the North American boxoffice on the weekend before Thanksgiving. But with the two movies so close, it took until Monday's final numbers for true determinant of who won the frame.Read more

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  5. ABC 'Countdown to 1' searches for bands

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    Pontiac has partnered with ABC to launch a program that aims to discover the next great band. The promotion, "Countdown to 1," invites unsigned bands to compete for the opportunity to perform live in Times Square on New Year's Eve during a special broadcast of "Jimmy Kimmel Live."Read more

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  6. Exasperated dad's son game for new PlayStation 3

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    While some may doubt that the video game business grosses more annually than the film business, there's no disbelief in RAY RICHMOND's household, thanks to his 10-year-old son who covets a new, $600 PlayStation 3.Read more

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  7. U.S. docu on Mideast wins Quebec nod

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    A U.S. documentary about Israeli and Palestinians forging a nonviolent future grabbed the audience prize Sunday at the Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montreal (RIDM), Quebec's largest documentary festival.Read more

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  8. Springer to get stake in Polish b'caster

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    German publishing giant Axel Springer is close to a <a href="http://www.broadbandtvnews.com/archive_uk/030604.html">deal</a> to take a 25% stake in Polish broadcaster Polsat for &#x20AC;250 million ($321 million), sources near Springer said Monday.Read more

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  9. All systems go for Australia's Sci Fi launch

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    After seven years in the blueprint stage, Australia's Sci Fi Channel finally gets its launch on Dec. 1.Read more

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  10. Bond starts holiday b.o. parade

    4:00 am 11/21/2006

    As the major studios maneuver to position their holiday season offerings in the overseas market, the newest James Bond offering, "Casino Royale," took a giant step forward in the race for the year-end boxoffice championship by unseating "Borat" for weekend honors, opening to $43.9 million in 32 markets compared to the mocumentary's third weekend total of $14.5 million from 25 countries.Read more

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