What does William Morris Agency prexy Arnold Rifkin call a man who gargles mustard and drinks milk straight from the cow's udder? My newest client.
After months of speculations and 13 years of marriage, Rita Rusic has filed for separation from Italy's top film producer and distributor, Vittorio Cecchi Gori.
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" may be the year's most anticipated film, but because of an unprecedented game of distributor-exhibitor hardball, the pic looks like it will end up being…
Cinema owners in the state of Saxony are celebrating the government's change of heart regarding movie theater subsidies.
The Cannes Film Festival opened for business Wednesday, with the traditional hordes of locals and out-of-town fest fans bringing the Croisette to a standstill, as they waited for the showbiz world to…
MacGillivray Freeman Films' large-format pic "Everest" has exceeded Miramax's expectations in homevideo sales since its March release.
International Film Guarantors has pacted to provide completion bonds for two upcoming pics from Disney-based Spyglass Entertainment, "Shanghai Noon" and "Keeping the Faith."
"Drowning Mona," a black comedy directed by Nick Gomez that reunites Danny DeVito and Bette Midler, has been picked up by London-based Capitol Films for international sales.
U.K. indie TV company Monogram Prods. has inked an exclusive development and distribution deal with Southern Star Circle, the London-based TV company parented by Australia's Southern Star Group.
The Senate voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a package of proposals aimed at putting Hollywood's marketing practices, box office admission policies and even the violent content of its movies…