Iara Lee's techno music documentary, "Modulations," has been picked up for theatrical distribution by Strand Releasing. It will also screen at Denmark's Roskilde Festival in front of 80,000 music…
Porn star John Holmes, whose life was ended by AIDS and who was linked to a multiple murder, will be resurrected in a movie about the killings.
Originally ran March 27, 1997If ever nostalgia were a justifiable lapse of reportorial objectivity, the early days of Cannes would be the time and place to look backward. Put simply, for its first…
Chrysalis, the entertainment and music group, has posted a pre-tax loss of £900,000 ($1.5 million) for the six months ending Feb. 28., down from a pre-exceptional loss of $2.8 million in the same…
Roll up for the battle of the Ripleys. Fine Line Features has committed to a $12 million version of Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game," in direct competition with "The Talented Mr. Ripley," a…
The 20th century ended on May 14. A world without Frank Sinatra is indeed an emptier place -- a gap exists in pop culture that no artist can fill the way he did.
Originally ran March 27, 1997The '60s marked a period of dramatic development for the Cannes Film Festival. The turbulence of 1968, with screenings brought to an undignified halt by a groundswell of…
Primestar Inc. finally reversed itself Friday, as observers expected, and said it was postponing indefinitely its $400 million debt offering in the wake of a major setback from the U.S. Dept. of…
Ernesto Di Sarro has been elected president of ANEC.
Indian helmer Shekhar Kapur ("Bandit Queen") will direct "Long Walk to Freedom," the biopic of South African president Nelson Mandela to be produced by London/Durban-based producer Anant Singh.
NBC has continued to pile up sweeps-month victories, leading preliminary Nielsen results for Friday and Saturday, the first two nights after the Peacock's May 14 "Seinfeld" success.