"Turn on, tune in, drop out" was a mantra for the 1960s counterculture that found its poets in Burroughs, Kesey and Ginsberg; its pied pipers in Dylan and Hendrix. But its guru was Timothy Leary.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jonathan Wolf senior veepee of business development and administration. The new position is the first addition to the AFMA executive ranks in more than a…
Title is followed by distributor, opening date and Variety review date, if any. NEW YORK The Man Without a Face WB, AUG. 25 (Aug. 30) PRO (11) Bernard, Collins, Fine, Garner, Johnson, Lyons, Maslin…
In the wake of published allegations of sexual harassment by founding artistic director Israel Horovitz, the board of the nonprofit Gloucester Stage Company has adopted and made public a harassment…
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Pamela Norris and Paul Clay, formerly the executive producer and creative consultant of CBS' "Designing Women," have signed an exclusive multiyear overall deal with Twentieth TV.
In the Aug. 30 Crix' Picks, the New York Times' film critic Vincent Canby's rating for "Tito and Me" should have been "Pro."
Luxembourg's CLT reportedly snapped up almost 20% of the Spanish commercial broadcaster Tele Cinco -- the first such foray into the country by the feisty media conglom.
The road circuit kicked into high gear Week 12 (Aug. 16 to 22), with the 24-production roster reporting an 18.4% increase in receipts over the previous week. The increase brought receipts to $…
The National Endowment for the Arts will restore $ 17,500 in grants to three gay- and lesbian-themed film festivals, including one backed by the Gay & Lesbian Media Coalition in L.A. The move…