Gotham Entertainment Group will produce "Mountain of Light," a $5 million feature based on Allen Paul's book "Katyn," about Stalin's World War II massacre of 15,000 Polish officers in a Russian…
South Africa's Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA), set up in 1994 to regulate broadcasting in the post-apartheid era, has been found guilty of fraud, financial mismanagement and a lack of…
Promark Entertainment Group has promoted Al Haferkamp to VP and chief financial officer. Most recently, Haferkamp was Promark's acting CFO. He joined the company as controller in 1995.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
French finance and sales company Pandora has acquired its second pic at the fest, adding world rights (excluding Brazil) for Fabio Barreto's $5 million "Bela Donna" to its slate.
Berk Schwartz Bonann Prods. and Toronto's Alliance Communications Corp. are producing a two-hour action movie, "Assault on Devil's Island," starring Hulk Hogan and Shannon Tweed, for Turner Network…
Fuji Photo Film of Japan said Thursday it plans to start making film in the United States for the first time, a move likely to step up pressure on arch rival Kodak.
Canada's Alliance Independent Films has picked up worldwide rights to the British pic "The Girl With Brains in Her Feet."
Bill Mechanic, chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will be the keynote speaker today at the 1997 USC School of Cinema-Television commencement.
Laura Ziffren, who has worked on the soundtracks to such films as "William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet" and the upcoming "Picture Perfect," has been upped to vice president of Fox Music.
Motion Picture Assn. chairman and CEO Jack Valenti will hold talks with Russian government officials in Cannes about the continued piracy problem.