Yugoslavia's first multiplex could be opening its doors in Belgrade as early as July 1998, developed jointly by U.S. operators Golden Ring Entertainment (GRE), which runs Moscow's successful Kodak…
A risky, unknown choice when hired to play cerebral, skeptical Special Agent Dana Scully, Gillian Anderson is becoming a ubiquitous pop-culture presence, cresting with her Emmy Award win as drama…
While "X-Files" creator and executive producer Chris Carter makes no secret of his having been inspired by the 1974-75 ABC series "Kolchak: The Night Stalker," Carter had other projects on his mind…
The megabudget and much-delayed movie "Titanic'' premiered Saturday night at the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, with hundreds of young Japanese women screeching for the film's star, Leonardo DiCaprio, to…
Eric Shih has been appointed general manager of the Taiwan branch of Warner Bros.' international theatrical distribution unit.
Kids in the Hall alumnus Bruce McCulloch is making his feature directorial debut with "Dog Park," a romantic comedy with a canine flavor that began shooting in dog runs around Toronto last week.
A feature version of David Halberstam's Vietnam war epic "The Best and the Brightest," and legit and pic versions of the bestselling bio of socialite politico Pamela Churchill Harriman are two of…
Confirming an earlier report (Daily Variety, June 12), Scripps Howard Prods. and Corymore Prods. announced Thursday that Angela Lansbury will star in the CBS vidpic "Mrs. Pollifax."
Planet Hollywood Intl. Inc. and Aladdin Gaming LLC have agreed to develop, own and operate a 1,000-room hotel and 50,000-square-foot casino in Las Vegas.
October box office rang up a record gross of $381.6 million, surpassing the prior domestic pinnacle for the period, set in 1995, by 3%.