Glickman Replaces Valenti at MPAA
- This is the house that Jack built. Triplett, William // Variety;6/27/2005, Vol. 399 Issue 6, p83
Report on the renaming of the headquarters of the Motion Picture Association of America after its president Jack Valenti on June 22, 2005 in Washington D.C. Appreciation of Valenti on the attribution; Information on several celebrities and politicians who supported the event; Contribution of...
- IT'S CURTAINS FOR SCREENERS. Gray, Timothy M. // Variety;9/29/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 7, p5
Provides information on the screening event for the nominees of the Oscar Awards in the U.S. Efforts of Jack Valenti of Motion Picture Association of America to eliminate screeners sent to voters of the Academy Awards; Mechanics of the screening event; Policy of the Academy of Motion Picture...
- Valenti ends reign as MPAA head. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;7/6/2004, Vol. 384 Issue 31, p46
Motion Picture Association of America president and chief executive officer Jack Valenti has announced his retirement, marking the end of a nearly four-decade epoch in which the silver-maned, stentorian-voiced uber-lobbyist was the face of the U.S. motion picture industry. Valenti, 82, will be...
- Valenti will always have Gaul. James, Alison // Variety;9/13/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 4, p14
Announces that retired Motion Picture Association of America president Jack Valenti was made Commander of the Legion d'Honneur, the highest order in France. Views of Valenti on the 2004 award he received; Number of years served as spokesman of the U.S. film industry; Career background of Valenti.
- The house that Jack built. Bart, Peter // Variety;11/17/2003, Vol. 393 Issue 1, p4
Comments on the challenges facing the successor of Jack Valenti, president of the Motion Picture Association of America. Key unifying force of Valenti's board; Legacy of Valenti in the motion picture industry; Problems facing the association and industry.
- VALENTI GETS HANDLE ON HQ. Triplett, William // Daily Variety;6/15/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 53, p4
The article reports that in honor of its former leader, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) announced on June 14, 2005 that it would rechristen its Washington D.C. headquarters the Jack Valenti Building. The ceremony to take place on June 22, will salute Valenti's 38 years of...
- REEL NEWS IN REVIEW. // Film Journal International;Aug2004, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p8
Presents news briefs on the motion picture industry in the U.S. as of August 2004. Designation of Dan Glickman as the president and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America; Ticket sales for six days of the motion picture "Spiderman 2"; Success in gross sales of the animated film "Shrek 2."
- Lots of hellos. One goodbye. Cane, Peter // Boxoffice;Jun2007, Vol. 143 Issue 6, p2
The article reports on developments related to the motion picture industry as of June 2007 in the U.S. Paul Kagan will moderate panels of working experts in the Geneva convention. Buena Vista will receive the BoxOffice Blue Ribbon for their "Pirates of the Caribbean" trilogy. The "BoxOffice"...
- Valenti's words no comfort for Aussie industry. Zion, Lawrie // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/27/2003, Vol. 378 Issue 41, p71
The chief executive officer of one of Australia's main film bodies says he is not comforted by recent pronouncements by the chief of the MPAA, Jack Valenti, that the U.S. won't be striving to abolish local TV quotas or film subsidies. Valenti's remarks came last week in response to fears...