AMC Entertainment Inc. posted a significant turnaround in earnings for the third quarter. The nation's largest theater chain recorded $ 3.2 million (20 cents a share) in net income for the period…
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP)--Meryl Streep has been awarded the 1993 Rungstedlund Prize, named after the home of Karen Blixen, the writer she played in the movie "Out of Africa."
As expected, Billy Crystal will make his fourth consecutive appearance as host of the 65th Academy Awards March 29. Crystal, who most recently starred in and directed the comedy "Mr. Saturday Night,"…
Mace Neufeld and Robert Rehme -- the twosome behind Paramount's blockbusters "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games"-- are actively developing a slate of films that they hope will seal their…
Student screenwriter Marty Stevens-Heebner won the top honor yesterday at the sixth annual Diane Thomas Screenwriting Awards.
A new not-for-profit organization has been formed by four major trade groups to distribute digital home recording royalties to artists and record companies.
In yesterday's story about Matthew Modine's signing with William Morris Agency, Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, Brad Pitt and Samuel L. Jackson were listed as part of "a string of talent defections" in…
The following is a recap of movies in pre-production for TriStar Pictures: "Guarding Tess" (starts Feb. 17): To be directed by Hugh Wilson, the pic stars Nicolas Cage and Shirley MacLaine.
It appears that Nosotros will not hold the 22nd annual Golden Eagles awards this year, due to recent in-fighting within the organization and to a decision by Pepsi-Cola to no longer be a major media…
Republic Pictures has attracted yet another big player to its table. Steve Wynn, the flamboyant chairman of Mirage Resorts Inc., has purchased a 9 .5% stake in the film and video production company…
With mounting viewer protests on one side and increased CBS flexibility on the other, KIRO, the CBS affiliate in Seattle, announced it is restoring "Picket Fences" to the lineup on a week-to-week…