Lensing of the James Duval-Laurel Holloman starrer "Stamp & Deliver" has been delayed due to financing troubles, the pic's director Dan Mirvish confirmed Wednesday.
Final figures Tuesday confirmed a final summer '97 tally of $2.23 billion, exceeding the prior seasonal record set last year by a modest 2%. Also in line with Variety projections, admissions dipped…
Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s stock plunged 10% Wednesday after the exhib warned that its third-quarter earnings would be lower than Wall Street expects "due to weakness" in the quarter's film product.
Director Volker Schloendorff announced Tuesday that he will step down as managing director of Studio Babelsberg, but will serve as chairman of the supervisory board of the Medienstadt Holding…
Galaxy Latin America has named Evahyr (Tony) Lyra Jr. VP of marketing, sales and distribution. Lyra joins the satcaster from Coterninas Textiles. * * * Jake Winebaum has been tapped president of…
DaVida Plummer has jumped from KCOP (where she was executive producer of the UPN affiliate's nightly news) to KCAL, where she will serve as senior exec producer of the station's "Prime 9 News" block.
Iranian writer-director Majid Majida took home the most prestigious hardware Tuesday night at the closing awards ceremony at the Montreal World Film Festival, winning the top prize, the Grand Prix of…
It looks increasingly as though Carolco, the Sequel, will become a reality. Mario Kassar and Andy Vajna, the former partners in the high-flying indie, have been in intense discussions in Budapest…
Leading French television network TF1 has revamped its international sales arm, TF1 Intl., in response to the recent departure of TF1 Intl. president Francis Morel and this week's acquisition of the…
Legit producer Garth Drabinsky and Broadway director Harold Prince have teamed up for the fifth time to mount a Toronto workshop production of a new musical, "Parade."