U.S. movie industry representatives fear that European Commission proposals designed to combat piracy on the Internet and other electronic networks, due to be unveiled today, do not go far enough to…
Delegates to the Southern Baptist Convention voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to launch a boycott of the Walt Disney Co. and all its subsidiaries, including ABC TV.
AMC Intl. Inc. said Tuesday it plans to build its first megaplex theater in the Tokyo region by the summer of 2000. The 16-screen, 3,500-seat theater will be located 10 kilometers (6 miles) from…
When it rains, it pours: Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday that its international arm, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., surpassed $1 billion in overseas B.O. for the first time…
With three projects shooting and two upcoming, producers Elie Samaha, Ashok Amritraj and Andrew Stevens have announced Trademark Films, a new player on the indie film scene.
Steven Weber is near a deal to co-star with Val Kilmer and Mira Sorvino in MGM's "Sight Unseen," sources said.
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures have entered into a five-year feature production and distribution partnership that will have the companies co-financing at least 20 motion pictures produced…
Two days after George Clooney high-tailed it out of Warner Bros.' "Wild Wild West," sources confirmed Tuesday that Kevin Kline has been offered the role of wise-cracking master of disguise Artemus…
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Buena Vista has decided to re-re-release "The Little Mermaid" -- which just completed a 17-day closed-end run -- on Dec. 19.
As part of the "Academy Standards" series, a newly restored print of the 1965 epic love story "Doctor Zhivago," featuring six-track DTS digital sound, will be screened by the Academy of Motion…
"Green Acres" is going through some developmental tilling, as Ben Stiller's Red Hour Prods. has gone rural and is now attached to produce the Fox Family Films' feature version of the vintage TV…