Monica Potter, who can currently be seen co-starring opposite Billy Crudup in Warner Bros.' "Without Limits," is set to star as a young eager-beaver FBI agent who teams with the title characters in…
Distributor-exhibitor Ljubljanski Kinematografi is moving ahead with plans for Slovenia's first multiplex. Construction should begin in December, with an opening targeted for October 1999.
The Playboy Channel is riding herd on its most successful promotional campaign ever: A record 15 million cable subscribers or satellite-dish owners will get access to a free night of the network's…
The fifth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival has announced that James L. Brooks, Neil Simon and Ben Stiller will headline the March 3-7 event in Aspen, Colo.
Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic" led the field with Universal's "Bride of Chucky" close behind and films with fantasy elements such as "Beloved," "What Dreams May Come" and "Urban Legend" figuring…
In the first purchase under their newly announced production pact, Mandalay Entertainment has acquired for Illusion Entertainment the spec script "Servicing Sarah" by "Spin City" sitcom scribes Jay…
One of Asia's leading cinema operators, Golden Harvest Entertainment, and its director, Peter Tam, will be feted at the CineAsia movie convention, running Dec. 8-10 in Hong Kong.
Pelzer, author of inspirational bestsellers "A Child Called It" and "The Lost Boy" -- published by Health Communications, Inc., the publisher of the popular "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series -- has…
Pressure from antitrust regulators prompted Loews Cineplex Entertainment and Cablevision Systems Corp. to renegotiate the terms of their theater deal, Loews said Thursday, taking the Chicago theaters…
Lauren Bacall, Roy Scheider and Alan Pakula are among those who will pay tribute to director Blake Edwards, being honored with the distinguished achievement award at the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival…
CBS announced Thursday that it will broadcast the Nov. 18 episode of "Chicago Hope" in HDTV.