Renowned British cinematographer Richard (Dick) Bush, whose feature credits included "Tommy," "Switch" and "Victor/Victoria," died Aug. 4 of a pulmonary embolism at his home in Devon, England. He was…
Higher costs of film releases blew out Cineplex Odeon Corp.'s second-quarter loss 32% to $14.5 million, it said Thursday, on 8% higher revenue of $127.2 million.
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has picked up "Lake Placid" --- a comedy actioner by David E. Kelley --- after it was put into turnaround by Fox 2000.
"Men in Black," which bowed here Wednesday, rocketed to the top spot at the French box office, breaking records for the biggest opening-day tally across the nation with more than 357,400 tickets sold.
CBS Entertainment chief Leslie Moonves was elevated to president of CBS Television Thursday, a move that has led to the resignation of CBS TV Network president James Warner.
The Rank Group has posted disappointing results for the six months ended June 30, largely attributed to a decrease in video duplication volumes.
Proving it's easier to attract plays with money, Universal Pictures has lured the film rights to the hot legit property "As Bees in Honey Drown" by Douglas Carter Beane, for Sandollar Prods.
The closing-night gala scheduled to cap off the 54th Venice Intl. Film Festival Sept. 6 in historic Piazza San Marco may be under threat due to the 11th-hour withdrawal of private sponsors for the…
Bruce Beresford, who last directed the drama "Paradise Road," will next step behind the camera for Paramount Pictures' thriller "Double Jeopardy" for producer Leonard Goldberg, sources said.
Net revenue in the first half of 1997 jumped 11% at Modern Times Group from 1996, but losses continued to pile up as the broadcast and entertainment arm of Swedish conglom Kinnevik prepares to spin…