Ridley Scott's Percy Main Prods. will put "Pet," a one-time Paramount Pictures project, before the cameras May 18. To star Thora Birch, Harvey Keitel and Mimi Rogers, the family-oriented comedy is…
Independent producer/distributor New Line Cinema Wednesday reported significantly improved first-quarter operating results.
The European Court in Luxembourg has issued a preliminary ruling that existing Spanish law on film distribution quotas goes against European free trade policies in the Treaty of Rome.
Former Paramount Pictures Motion Picture Group president David Kirkpatrick ran into a maelstrom in Vancouver, just as production of his pet project "The Substitute" lifted off the ground.
The International Independent Film Producers Assn. has begun to seek support from the major studios in its quest to lobby Washington for new tax reforms on private financing for films.
Movie theater owners are preparing for war, and their enemy is the recently announced TCI-Carolco PPV deal.
In its first foreign outing, Paramount's "Indecent Proposal" bagged a socko $ 1.321 million in the first five days on 116 screens in Australia.
NYNEX Corp.'s CableComms unit has bought two cable franchises and assumed full ownership of two others.
Gotham indie distributor Zeitgeist Films has acquired four features for summer and fall openings, bringing its 1993 lineup to seven titles.
International Creative Management has inked "Gremlins" director Joe Dante for representation in all fields, terminating his relationship with the Beverly Hills-based Gersh Agency, sources confirmed…