Among the pix that have buyers buzzing at the market: Paul Verhoeven’s “Crusade” and Renny Harlin’s “Cutthroat Island” from Carolco. Asking prices were described by one would-be buyer as…
Writer/director Phil Alden Robinson will receive the 1994 Valentine Davies Award from the Writers Guild of America, West. The Guild said the award is presented to a member whose "contributions to the…
New Line Cinema closed a reported $ 7 million deal Friday with Jim Carrey to star in screenwriter/director Peter Farrelly's "Dumb & Dumber," which is set to start a 45-day shoot in late April or…
Jim Carrey -- Hollywood's new $ 7 Million Man -- was back on top of the weekend box office as Warner Bros.' "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" grossed $ 6.2 million for the frame.
Steven Spielberg continued to pile up honors last week with a salute from the American Museum of the Moving Image.
David Rosenthal co-created “These Friends of Mine” with Carol Black & Neal Marlens, who have since left the series. Rosenthal continues as co-exec producer with Warren Bell. * * * Director of…
Rysher Entertainment unveiled a six-picture, medium-budget slate of features as the TV syndicator begins its big push into the fiscally challenging world of pricey pix.
Disney is dropping Michael Jackson's 3-D spectacular at Walt Disney World's Epcot Center. But officials said the decision had nothing to do with allegations that the performer sexually molested a…
Seagram Co. said Friday it bought an additional 1.4% of Time Warner Inc., bringing its total stake to 13.1% or $ 1.9 billion. Sources had reported Seagram's return to the market three weeks ago…
American First Run Studios is launching its own worldwide distribution organization at this year’s AFM. Gregory L. Stuart has joined AFRS in the new post of exec in charge of worldwide distribution…