Cinepix Film Properties has been renamed Lions Gate Films Inc. by its new parent company, Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., which also named former CFP exec vice president Jeff Sackman president of…
Bill Anderson, one of Walt Disney's most prolific and trusted film and TV producers and a 24-year veteran of the Disney board of directors, died Dec. 28 in San Francisco. He was 86.
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MGM is set to launch its newly established Goldwyn Films specialty films unit with Pedro Almodovar's "Live Flesh," unspooling in theaters Friday in New York.
Sustaining a level of holding power unseen in recent years, Paramount and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" churned out $28.7 million in its fourth weekend, a slight increase over its opening frame.
The seemingly omnipresent Matt Damon, currently onscreen in both "Good Will Hunting" and "John Grisham's The Rainmaker," will receive the Male Star of Tomorrow Award at this year's ShoWest Awards.
Sandy McPeak, a character actor, died Dec. 31 of a heart attack in Nevada City. He was 62.
Producer Robert Simonds ("Half-Baked," "The Wedding Singer") has re-upped in a four-year deal at Universal expected to give him more creative autonomy, Universal announced Monday.
Miramax Films' Dimension Films genre banner has acquired worldwide rights to "I Got the Hook Up," co-directed, written by and starring rap artist Master P.
R “Diamond Run” (MTI Home Video); “for violence.” “Dream for an Insomniac” (Columbia TriStar Home Video); “for language.” “If I Die Before I Wake” (Kushner-Locke Co.); “for strong, brutal violence…
Frank J. Downey, an employee of Technicolor for more than 42 years, died Jan. 6 of natural causes at his home in Toluca Lake. He was 92.