Liberty Media Corp. has contacted its co-owners in American Movie Classics -- Cablevision Systems Corp. and NBC -- to terminate their partnership, a move that will require either of the two sides to…
Sixty-six feature films will be included in the Independent Feature Film Market, along with 107 shorts and 125 works in progress. The tally represents a 45% jump in screenings over last year.
Premieres of David Mamet's "A Life in the Theater" with Jack Lemmon and Matthew Broderick, the Debra Winger-starrer "A Dangerous Woman" and the distaff thriller "Romeo Is Bleeding," with Lena Olin…
The "Kafka" screenplay was incorrectly attributed Monday. Lem Dobbs has sole writing credit for the film.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jonathan Wolf senior veepee of business development and administration.
Oscar-nominated director Norman Jewison's Yorktown Prods. and Toronto-based Skyvision Entertainment have joined forces to produce six episodes of "The Painted Word," the Showtime Network's latest…
Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase's co-star in the features "Foul Play" and "Seems Like Old Times," will be the first guest on his latenight series when "The Chevy Chase Show" preems Sept. 7 on Fox…
A confidential telephone poll of several hundred Writers Guild of America/West members has many of them irate about questions they say are loaded to make the current administration look good.
Walt Disney Studios chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg last weekend engineered the acquisition of first-time screenwriter Morgan Ward's "A Pyromaniac's Love Story, " which will be produced by Mark Gordon…
Though experiencing an $ 18,025 dip in weekend ticket sales, The Samuel Goldwyn Co.'s "The Wedding Banquet" still outsprinted the rest last weekend in limited release, totaling $ 76,918 at the box…
Ed. Weinberger, one of television's most prolific writer/producers, has sold his feature script "The Castaways" to Hollywood Pictures. The action comedy, described as a buddy picture about a black…