If you ask any cinematographer about the "perfect" movie that left an indelible impression on their soul, then you'll undoubtedly hear a long story.
After endless court battles and permit hassles, restoration of the wetlands near what could become the future DreamWorks studio is again under way.
Fred Klinkhammer, a veteran Canadian TV exec, has been tapped chief operating officer, exec VP and managing director of Central European Media Enterprises, a key broadcaster operating in Central and…
Two past winners and three first-timers were saluted in the Directors Guild of America list of nominees for 1997 feature film directing, announced on Monday.
Polygram's "The Gingerbread Man" captured the top slot on the exclusives roster in its first outing. Robert Altman's screen adaptation of the John Grisham novel baked $118,278 in eight ovens in New…
Unsinkable, unstoppable, unprecedented. As box office observers run out of adjectives to describe "Titanic's" historic six-week run at the box office, the film itself shows no signs of flagging.
Mel Smith, director of the hit comedy "Bean," has signed a two-year first-look deal with Working Title Films. As well as producing "Bean," Polygram-owned Working Title also was behind Smith's…
Actress Meg Ryan and her production company Prufrock Pictures have christened their first-look deal with Castle Rock with the swift preemptive buy, for a reported mid- against high-six figures, of a…
Swiss film group Ascot Elite Entertainment Group, which has become increasingly aggressive following Polygram Film Intl.'s decision to set up a stand-alone distribution operation in Switzerland, has…
Independent producer/exhibitor Regent Entertainment has formally launched an international sales division, Regent Entertainment Intl. Film Distribution (REIFD), and named Helen Sarlui as its…