United Artists Films, the recently revamped specialty division at MGM, has inked a two-year co-production and distribution deal with GreeneStreet Films that will foster a certain number of put pics…
Awesome foreign preems by "Gladiator" in Australia and Mexico galvanized those territories last week, while exhibs in sun-drenched, product-starved Europe say Ridley Scott's epic can't come quickly…
Shooting Gallery and MM Media Capital Partners are joining forces to expand the Shooting Gallery Digital Facility.
Michael Winterbottom and Andrew Eaton's Revolution Films is poised to sign a two-year first-look deal with United Artists Films.
Russ Rieger has been elevated from G.M. to senior exec at the Maverick Recording Co., reporting to label co-partner Guy Oseary. Madonna and Ronnie June Dashev are the label's other co-partners. Aside…
Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group has closed a major international rights deal on Matthieu Kassovitz's "The Crimson Rivers," a French-language thriller repped and produced by Gaumont. "Crimson"…
USA Network has canceled "La Femme Nikita," the weekly action hour that stands as one of the most successful firstrun series in the history of basic cable.
UGC Intl. has picked up worldwide rights to Alan Rudolph's "Investigating Sex," an $8 million project starring Nick Nolte and Neve Campbell.
In an unprecedented domestic alliance, Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films have jointly acquired North American and Australian rights to Peter Cattaneo's upcoming "Our Lucky Break."
Ruth Pomerance, who until March ran the Gotham office of AMG, has been named USA's executive veep for development and production. She starts in June. Pomerance will remain in New York, where she'll…
Gary Oldman and Mena Suvari ("American Beauty") are in final negotiations to star in the $42 million action drama "D'Artagnan" for Behaviour Worldwide and Diamant/Cohen Prods., with Steven Paul's…