Eclipsing its source, "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" last week surpassed the original film's all-time outside-North America gross of $337 million to reach $339.1 million off 24…
Alliance Atlantis Communications has pacted with two of Canada's best-known arthouse helmers, John Greyson ("Lilies") and Anne Wheeler ("Better Than Chocolate"), for new pics this fall.
MGM Studios has snatched up scribe Danny Voll's pitch, "Purgatory," for producer David Hoberman, whose Hyde Park Prods. has a first-look deal with the studio.
"Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" has become the fourth movie in Japanese box office history to top the $100 million mark.
Agent Christian D'Andrea is ankling ICM to sport production veep stripes at Quentin Tarantino and Lawrence Bender's A Band Apart production outfit.
The Performers' Alliance, the Screen Actors Guild political faction aiming to topple president Richard Masur, has assembled its slate for the guild's upcoming election.
In a long expected move, Hoyts worldwide exec director Paul Johnson has been tapped to replace outgoing Peter Ivany as Hoyts CEO, effective immediately.
Warner Bros. is fast-tracking the hostage drama "Proof of Life" for a Christmas 2000 release and has tapped Taylor Hackford to direct.
MGM's "Stigmata" terrified the domestic box office with an estimated $19.3 million over the weekend. The frame also included two other freshman pics, which bowed to mixed results, some strong…
Loews Cineplex Intl. has unveiled plans for plexes in Vienna and Budapest, with construction beginning this fall and completion planned for 2001.
One of cable's top-rated programming staples is getting a shakeup as World Championship Wrestling president Eric Bischoff has been relieved of his day-to-day duties at the Turner-owned grappling org…
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