HIGH POINTS: The present MGM/UA management — chairman and CEO Frank G. Mancuso, UA prexy John Calley and MGM prexy Mike Marcus — is trying to forget the 1993 B.O. figures inherited from the Alan Ladd…
Saul Bass has designed the poster for the 66th Academy Awards. It is the third Oscars poster for Bass, who won an Academy Award himself for docu short "Why Man Creates" in 1968.
HIGH POINTS: The studio had one of the best years in its history, with the highest-grossing motion picture of all time in “Jurassic Park.” The studio also saw profits on “Cop and a Half,”"Dragon: The…
French major UGC and Paris-based video distributor Film Office have expanded their crossover distribution agreement, it was announced Monday.
Jonathan Lynn has stepped down as helmer of "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir" at Fox, the studio confirmed late Tuesday. The pic's star, Sean Connery, reportedly has requested "The Firm" helmer Sydney…
MGM/UA production chairman Jay Kanter, one of the last remaining lieutenants from the Alan Ladd Jr. era, announced Tuesday that he is resigning his slot immediately.
H.N. Swanson Inc. has hired Jim Anderson to spearhead in-house script development for the boutique literary agency.
"The Joy Luck Club's" Russell Wong, Ming-Na Wen and Vivian Wu will all co-star in "Vanishing Sun," the martial arts spoke in MCA TV's action/adventure wheel. The series is scheduled for a January…
The Big Mac connection is already working wonders for "Matusalem." The Quebec-made pic, which is the first local film ever to be officially sponsored by McDonald's, opened on a record 42 screens…
Panavision Inc. will take home an Oscar statuette for a camera lens system that reduces close-up distortion in widescreen filming, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced on Tuesday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%