Highlighting another generally buoyant frame overseas, "Eyes Wide Shut," "The Blair Witch Project" and "Runaway Bride" had rousing foreign preems last week, while "Wild Wild West" corralled $16.2…
Kelly O'Connor has been upped to veepee, exhibitor services for Warner Bros. Domestic Theatrical Distribution.
Film director Adam Watstein was thrilled when he got a hand-delivered letter from Miramax on Thursday, the day before his ultra-low-budget urban-themed pic "Bounce" was to preem at Gotham's…
Peter Danner has been promoted by Twentieth Century Fox to sales director for Europe, Middle East and Africa. He will report to Jorge Canizares, senior VP of the regional office.
HOLLYWOOD PRIDES ITSELF on being a trailblazer, assiduously setting the styles for our global pop culture. When it comes to simple economics, however, this town is hardly a trendsetter. Hence…
Jim Wiatt's resignation Friday from International Creative Management, where he served as co-chairman and co-CEO, could cause more turmoil in the agency business than has existed in several years.
Bookending his week nicely, scribe Adam Davis has sold his second spec, "Just Friends," to New Line Cinema for a mid-six-figure pricetag, days after selling his first spec to Dimension Films.
The flow of clients from International Creative Management to the William Morris Agency began on Monday, following former ICM co-chairman and co-CEO Jim Wiatt's arrival at WMA as president and…
Viewer's Choice, the dominant pay-per-view distributor in the U.S., has drawn up a blueprint to go after the cable TV rights to out-of-market games of Major League Baseball and the NHL.
Sarah Timberman, a six-year Columbia TriStar TV vet who shepherded the studio's signature hits "Dawson's Creek" and "Party of Five," has been promoted to exec VP of series development for Col TriStar.