Claiming he's "bought more books than anybody in this town," producer Lee Rich has acquired four more novels that he's developing as theatrical features. Three of the projects, "The Hunting…
The bottom line is, when was the last time you paid $ 7.50 to see a documentary on a Saturday night," says director Keva Rosenfeld.
Jodie Foster and her Egg Pictures have hatched a three-year production pact with Polygram Filmed Entertainment for an undisclosed amount.
Los Angeles police seized 40,000 unauthorized cable TV devices worth an estimated $ 4.5 million, the second such seizure in four months.
A special effects explosion on the set of a new Jack Palance movie went awry yesterday, injuring six stunt men who were burned on their hands and faces, police said.
Cannell Distribution is preparing to launch "Caesars Challenge," a new firstrun game show that will be produced from Caesars Palace in Las Vegas by the production team behind "Hollywood Squares."…
Defying forecasts that Hollywood's production slowdown would have turned around by now, local unemployment rates at SAG and IATSE guilds remain stuck as high as 50% to 60%.
Jack Sander, president and general manager of WAGA-TV, Atlanta, has been elected to a two-year term as chairman of the Television Bureau of Advertising's board of directors, succeeding Ed Reilly…
Two TV cameraman became moving targets for a gunman holding a hostage yesterday morning. When Eric Grammel of the freelance Newsreel Video Service and Scott Torrens of KCAL-TV arrived at the crime…
Cable TV legislation passed recently by Congress was prompted by a "special-interest feeding frenzy that only Ross Perot could adequately describe, " Discovery Communications topper John Hendricks…
'Once Upon a Time in America' 3 hours, 47 minutes Sergio Leone's cut of the WB gangster epic will bow Oct. 23 at the NuArt. The 1984 pic's running time was 2 1/2 hours.