While the French may traditionally have sniffed at all things English, Brit pics "The Full Monty" and "Bean" have put in excellent turns in a busy French frame against the might of UIP's "The Lost…
Pandora, the Paris-based finance and sales company which hit payday with Scott Hicks' $5 million "Shine" and Jan Sverak's Oscar-winning "Kolya," has still to resolve the question of a shareholder…
October Films has acquired all North American rights to Merchant Ivory's "A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries" starring Kris Kristofferson and Barbara Hershey.
Big Ticket Television has promoted Dawn Steinberg to the newly created post of senior VP of talent and casting.
A federal judge has extended a temporary restraining order for three more days, holding off any land movement at the Playa Vista development, the proposed site of DreamWorks' permanent studio.
Tommy Smothers, who has been performing on TV and onstage with his brother Dick in a partnership that has lasted nearly 40 years, has purchased the film and publishing rights to a sprawling epic poem…
Spain's Valladolid fest, Seminci, wrapped its 42nd incarnation Saturday, having consolidated its reputation as Spain's "fest of fests."
Buena Vista Intl. --- boasting boffo grosses from "Ransom," "101 Dalmatians," "Con Air," "Face/Off" and "Air Force One" --- announced Monday that the company has crossed the elusive $1 billion…
Looking to boost its service profile, MovieFone plans to begin a new reserved seating pilot program in New York later this month.
Warner Bros. has promoted Mark Matheny to senior veepee of international licensing for the studio's consumer products division.