Facing the reality that the American public hates subtitles, French film producer Daniel Toscan du Plantier has made a turnabout and declared that French movies should be dubbed.
A longtime staple of Mad magazine is getting closer to the screen: "Loaded Weapon 1" director Gene Quintano has signed on to write the live action comedy feature "Spy vs. Spy."
Universal Pictures' "Carlito's Way" posted an opening day gross of $ 40,671 on two screens in exclusive engagements in Los Angeles and New York.
A total of 104 distributors and 120 buyers in Central Europe, North and South Americas, Asia and the Pacific regions have confirmed their participation in the second Discop Asia '93, to be held here…
Though the Walt Disney Co. revealed Wednesday that it would post its first quarterly loss since Michael Eisner took the controls nine years ago, the investment community is sticking by the company.
The hopefuls tossing their hats into the programming ring for fall 1994 is increasing. With more than two months to go before the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab, syndicator MG…
MCA owner Matsushita Electrical Industrial Co. Ltd. denied reports that it would sell part of the studio to Tele-Communications Inc. topper John Malone.
With more and more money chasing a relatively static pool of superstars, there's been a subtle but pronounced shift in the balance of power in Hollywood. The new "power elite"-- the people who really…
In the 20 years since Women in Film was founded, Hollywood women have gone from being secretaries to having them. But as the 2,000-strong nonprofit operation (not to mention the 10,000 members in 25…
John T. Healy has been promoted to exec VP, ABC Cable and Intl. Broadcast Group, while continuing to serve as president, ABC Intl. Operations.
"Men think you become brain-dead when you're pregnant," says actress-singer Donna Lowre, the current co-chair and next year's chair of Women in Film's Mothers in Film committee. "Or they feel you…