While Imagine Entertainment has lowered an iron curtain of secrecy around its remake of the Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Psycho," details on the casting continue to run to the light.
Dallas-based exhibitor Cinemark USA reported nearly a 21% increase in revenues and a 40% jump in net income for the first quarter of this year.
Rumors swirled around MGM Wednesday about a deal in the works that could mean as much as $10 million for a spec script by Brian DePalma and Jay Cocks. The stratospheric sum would include DePalma's…
Toronto-based helmer John N. Smith, best-known for the Hollywood Pictures hit "Dangerous Minds," has signed to direct the Canuck TV miniseries "Random Passage," his first Canadian-made project in…
In a move that helps ensure that Bill Gates will not become as dominant in the cable industry as he is in the computer business, cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. announced it will use a Sun…
October Films has acquired North American and U.K. rights to Robert Altman's comedy of manners "Cookie's Fortune," which will star Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Chris O'Donnell and Liv Tyler.
King World Prods. has upped Eric Ritter to executive managing editor of its syndie newsmag “Inside Edition.” In the newly created post, Ritter will be responsible for plotting the show’s day-to-day…
Gearing up for the Aug. 31 launch of PaxNet, Paxson Communications has enlisted former Sony Pictures and CBS honcho Jeff Sagansky as a programming consultant to the family-friendly broadcast network.
Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. is beefing up its presence in Gotham, tapping "Rosie O'Donnell Show" exec producer Hilary Estey McLoughlin to oversee the expansion of its production and development…
Hoping to show that Hell or even "Godzilla" hath no fury like two best friends scorned, 20th Century Fox has acquired Marcus Gautesen's spec "This Means War," to which Martin Lawrence is attached to…