Warner Bros. has acquired the feature film rights to British writer Michael Marshall Smith's novel "One of Us," a sci-fi crime thriller, for producer Denise Di Novi.
AMC Entertainment Intl. Inc. said Wednesday it will build a second multiplex in Japan, which will be the largest theater complex in the country.
Elizabeth Taylor has received yet another accolade in her illustrious career: A Tokyo publishing company has named Japan's first divorce magazine after her.
The 24th annual People's Choice Awards, honoring projects and individuals from the worlds of TV, film and music, has been set to be broadcast live on CBS to the East at 9 p.m. Jan. 11, and…
Bill Murray is set to star in Touchstone's $9 million comedy "Rushmore." Pic is scripted by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson and will be helmed by Anderson. Barry Mendel will…
Paramount has optioned film rights to Dan Gordon's upcoming novel "Just Play Dead" and hired the veteran screenwriter to pen the script for a mid-six-figure fee against just under $2 million…
Howard E. Green, a 21-year veteran of Disney's publicity and marketing department, has been promoted to VP of studio communications.
Stronger performances from cable programming and cable systems helped Time Warner narrow its third-quarter net loss by 30% to $116 million, the company said Wednesday, as well as boost operating…
Shanghai Cable TV is planning to launch a new drama channel and is awaiting government approval to move ahead with the project.
October Films marketing executive Stacy Spikes is leaving the specialized film company at the end of the month when his contract expires, sources said Wednesday.
Mandalay's about-to-bow teen-horror pic "I Know What You Did Last Summer" seems to be scaring execs at Miramax even before its opening this weekend.