This year's best European film, according to the European Film Academy, will chosen from among the Austrian "Benny's Video," directed by Michael Haneke, Russia's "Close to Eden" (Nikita Michalkov)…
In a ruling that may limit future scripting credits the Supreme Court Monday rejected scribe Nick Marino's appeal for screen credit on "Godfather III."
Turner Pictures prexy Dennis Miller speaks on “Movies Today: Where Have the Great Female Roles Gone?” at 11:30 a.m. today at the Regent Beverly Wilshire. Information: (310) 277-6200. * * * “The…
European broadcasters the BBC, La Sept and ZDF have joined forces with Photoplay Prods. and D.L. Taffner U.K. Ltd. for a six-part co-production documenting the early history of Euro cinema.
Ooops! The weekend box office flattened out dramatically on Sunday, resulting in the rapid evaporation of roughly $ 3 million in anticipated revenue. Most noticeably affected were family films and…
Lou Diamond Phillips is skedded to receive a special humanitarian award from OxFam America on Thursday during the organization's fourth annual Hollywood Hunger Banquet at the Virgin Megastore Complex.
Motion Picture Assn. of America president and chief executive officer Jack Valenti is skedded to be keynote speaker on March 7 at NATO/ShoWest's international luncheon.
NBC will air “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial” Dec. 12 to counterprogram CBS’ three-hour movie “Gypsy.””E.T.,” which was acquired by NBC after two Thanksgiving runs on CBS (Daily Variety, Oct. 13), will…
AMC Entertainment chairman/CEO Stanley H. Durwood will be feted Dec. 15 at the Century Plaza Hotel as the Motion Picture Pioneer of the Year. Date for the event was incorrect in Monday’s paper.
The first week of the 13th annual Hawaiian Film Festival wrapped Nov. 12 with most of the event's 140 pix unspooled, free of charge, for about 65,000 people.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.'s losses from continuing operations climbed 32% in the third quarter as the Lion fell prey to three B.O. bombs.