Strand Releasing has acquired all North American rights to the psychological thriller "Crush," the feature film directorial debut of New Zealand filmmaker Alison Maclean.
Gotham indie distributor Zeitgeist Films has acquired four features for summer and fall openings, bringing its 1993 lineup to seven titles.
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.
Director Carlos Saura's 1992 Olympic film "Marathon" will receive government funds, after having been passed over in the first round of Film Institute subsidies granted last March.
The Independents Showcase has rounded up 14 films for its second marketing presentation at Cannes, up from an inaugural six features represented last year at the market.
In the latest sign that Paramount Pictures' Motion Picture Group is trying to contain costs and assume more control of its advertising, industry veteran Jim Gibbons is joining the studio as senior VP…
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.
Twentieth Century Fox-based indie producer Paul Schiff and "Indecent Proposal" screenwriter Amy Holden Jones are jointly developing a contemporary remake of Henry Hathaway's 1953 suspenser "Niagara,"…
Movie theater owners are preparing for war, and their enemy is the recently announced TCI-Carolco PPV deal.
The general public got its first peek at Columbia Pictures' behemoth summer release "Last Action Hero" Saturday night, and while the studio is determined to do a little fine-tuning prior to its June…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M