To the surprise of absolutely no one, Paramount and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" remained the nation's top box office draw for the eighth straight weekend, sailing off with a studio-projected $23.2…
Five-time Oscar winner Francis Ford Coppola has been named the recipient of the American Society of Cinematographers' highest "civilian" honor, its Board of Governors Award.
Games has given Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. an order to provide digital VCRs and other equipment for the 2000 Summer Olympics, a Japanese financial daily reported. Although terms of the deal…
Jerry Bruckheimer will receive the International Boxoffice Achievement Award at ShoWest '98 in Las Vegas on March 9. Bruckheimer has produced some of the most popular films of the past two decades…
EXCLUSIVEMTV has given the greenlight to a whopping 20 new pilots for the 1998 season, marking new programming czar Brian Graden's maiden effort as the "biggest development investment" in the…
Landmark Theatres and the Independent Film Channel have formed a joint initiative to increase awareness of specialized film that includes cross-promotional activities and co-ventures at major media…
Director-producer Ivan Reitman used his own money to option "Truax the Defender," a sci-fi spec script by Richard Rothstein, who wrote "Universal Soldier" and created the HBO anthology series "The…
Infogrames Entertainment, the French games company, stole the limelight at Milia over the weekend, announcing a new distribution deal with Canal Plus Multimedia, and developments in its recent Looney…
Twentieth Century Fox has optioned the rights to Gregory Benford's newest sci-fi novel "Cosm" for Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Prods. to produce, the studio confirmed Friday.
Breck Eisner, a highly successful commercial director and the son of Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Michael Eisner, is moving into features with a trio of projects.