A trio of companies in Tuscany owned by legendary Italian film producer Carlo Ponti were declared bankrupt last week by a Pisa tribunal court. The decision came as a surprise following a recent offer…
Roger Gimbel Prods. has purchased the story of the late Rachel Carson, the bestselling author and environmental activist, for a biopic to air on cabler TNT.
Domestic distribution rights to “One Man's Hero” were originally purchased by Orion and ended up with MGM following the merger of the two companies. Information in a May 13 story was incomplete.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
Franco Iseppi, the director general of Italian pubcaster RAI, has announced plans for a multilingual Euronews channel to be launched by the end of the year as part of RAI's satellite lineup.
The 23rd annual Seattle Intl. Film Festival, running now through June 8, will climax with a closing-weekend workshop dubbed "Moving Stories: A Forum on Screenwriting and Cinematic Literacy."
Edward Kummer has ankled his post as senior manager of digital production at Walt Disney Studios' animation division to join Digital Domain, the Venice-based visual effects house as VP of digital…
Time Warner appears to be moving forward with plans to take a minority stake in France's second-largest cable operator, Compagnie Generale de Video Communication (CGV).
Santa Monica College's new Academy of Entertainment and Technology may receive an added $1.25 million kick from the proposed 1997-98 budget of Gov. Pete Wilson. The state budget is scheduled to be…
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
Germany's third-ranked commercial web Pro7 is reportedly buying rights to series, sitcoms, cartoons and nearly 90 pics produced by DreamWorks.