The most original and startling vision to appear on the screen this holiday season emerged frame-by-painstaking-frame from a converted warehouse in this city's South of Mission District. The success…
Carmen McRae, Louie Bellson and Ahmad Jamal were named "masters of jazz" Monday, joining 37 other musicians honored with that designation by the National Endowment for the Arts over the last 13 years.
Attorneys for Kim Basinger filed papers Monday that will convert her bankruptcy petition from Chapter 11 to Chapter 7, possibly depriving creditor Main Line Pictures of several million dollars.
Christmas turnout, no present for majors in wide release, was more giving for indies and films in limited release. "Schindler's List," while slipping some in L.A., got a notable boost in New York…
Warner Bros.' "The Pelican Brief" performed just a bit better than expected and a whole lot better than anything else in the marketplace during the holiday weekend. The Julia Roberts/Denzel…
"Highlander" scripter Peter Bellwood and "Pale Rider" screenwriter Dennis R. Shryack have teamed for a series of scripts that will begin to hit the auction block in January.
Bryan Gliserman has been named senior vice president of Cineplex Odeon Films Canada, effective Jan. 17.
Cannon Pictures Inc., the beleaguered purveyor of action-adventure flix, may have found a new savior: the deep-pocketed Canadian Belzberg family.
The erstwhile geek of teen romps "Pretty in Pink" and "Hiding Out" is back. John Cryer is busy with two just-wrapped pix and is set to step in front of a live London comedy audience this spring.
FX, Fox Inc.’s new basic cable network, has put off its launch date until June 1 after several multisystem operators requested a delay for reasons related to retransmission consent. The general…
In a surprise move, singer Janet Jackson has left publicity firm Levine-Schneider, taking her trade to the New York office of Rogers & Cowan.