Miramax has picked up North American rights to writer-director Todd Haynes' glam-rock pic ''Velvet Goldmine.''
Atlas Intl. is handling world sales for "A Girl Called Rosemarie." Distrib was misidentified in a photo caption that ran Friday in the screening list of the AFM Market Guide.
Greg Kinnear, who is starring opposite Jack Nicholson in Gracie Films' "Old Friends" and who next stars with Lauren Holly in Rysher Entertainment's romancer "A Smile Like Yours," has left the William…
Hollywood's techies had their moment in the Oscar spotlight Saturday, as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences presented its annual Scientific and Technical Awards.
Proving that the big-budget action genre is still a mainstay of the American Film Market, Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide and veteran indie producer Moshe Diamant unveiled at a Saturday-night reception…
Exhibitors have a lot to be happy about going into ShoWest. Twentieth Century Fox's fabulously successful re-releases of "Star Wars" and "The Empire Strikes Back" propelled first-quarter box office…
A juggernaut descended on this tiny resort town in the form of the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival, with HBO, its primary sponsor, papering virtually every storefront and street corner with posters, flyers…
"Due South," Alliance Communications Corp.'s ongoing saga about a Mountie and his dog on the streets of Chicago, was named best dramatic series Sunday night at the Gemini Awards, the Canadian…
Everyone gathered at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel Feb. 25 to say "I love you" to Goldie Hawn, who became the first actress honored by the American Museum of the Moving Image at its annual gala salute.
In its third edition, the 1997 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival (April 3-7) features 16 world premieres among its 20 films, three feature documentaries and 34 shorts.