After nine months of negotiations across Hollywood, Marvel Entertainment has unexpectedly opted to sell the movie rights to its hit comic book franchise "X-Men" to 20th Century Fox, studio sources…
Seattle goes 'Sleepless' $ 505,197 TriStar's "Sleepless in Seattle" kept 'em awake in the Emerald City, averaging $ 21,965 in 23 rendezvous. National average for pic was $ 10,927 on 1,579 dates.
David Letterman got a going-away present his last night on NBC: Big ratings. Friday's "Late Night," with guest Tom Hanks and a surprise appearance by Bruce Springsteen, won roughly double Letterman's…
"The Player" scribe Michael Tolkin is among the 22 candidates announced Friday by the Writers Guild of America West Inc. for Guild Officer and Board of Director slots. Other nominees include Frank…
At a presentation Friday, Apple Computer displayed a new version of its EZTV on-screen menu program that raises the stakes significantly in the interactive TV market, according to analysts.
Leading French rights company UGC DA predicted this week that it will post 1993 profits comparable to the 30 million francs ($ 5.3 million) achieved in 1992.
Gallic giant Gaumont explores expanding exhibition outside France.
Amorette Jones was named national director of field operations for Orion Pictures Distribution Corp., the company announced Friday.
Paramount has confirmed reports (Daily Variety, June 23) that "Hard Copy" exec producer Peter Brennan will exit the show when his three-year deal expires July 23.
Carmike Cinemas Inc. has entered into a letter of intent to acquire the remaining equity interest in Westwynn Theatres Inc. for 330,000 class A shares and $ 4 million principal amount of zero coupon…
The "Indecent Proposal" fireball has hurtled to just shy of $ 90 million B.O. overseas and now has a good shot at overtaking its domestic tally -- which topped $ 100 million last week -- within the…