Alliance Independent Films has acquired international rights in all media to American Spectrum entry "First Love, Last Rites," starring Giovanni Ribisi, Natasha Gregson Wagner and Robert John Burke.
EXCLUSIVEMiramax Films and RKO Pictures have announced a tentative list of films that they will remake together following the 12-pic co-financing and distribution deal they signed last week.
California registered a substantial increase in permits issued for motion picture and TV filming on state-owned-and-operated property, according to figures released Friday by the California Film…
Monday at Midem 1998 belonged to industry vet Ahmet Ertegun, with the Atlantic Records founder, co-chairman and co-CEO being bestowed with the Man of the Year honor at a grand dinner for 300 at the…
Live Entertainment is close to a deal to acquire Alejandro Amenabar's World Cinema entry "Open Your Eyes."
For its eighth year, Cinequest -- the San Jose Film Festival -- has again come up with an eclectic mix of indies, international pics, cult items, tributes and offbeat sidebars. Event runs Jan…
If its preliminary national Nielsens hold up, the Golden Globe Awards have blossomed into a truly big-time ratings attraction, ascending to what's apparently the highest rating for any kudocast…
TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
A week after securing rights to air NFL football for record-setting sums, CBS and ABC are passing the hat to their affiliates.
The syndie biz began the new year with a bang, as many strips rebounded from the holiday ratings slump with double-digit gains in the week ending Jan. 4.
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.