Tanya York, who has quickly built her York Home Video into one of the few successful independent video labels, is now expanding into production with a slate of low-budget urban action films.
Paramount has bought Marlene King's romantic drama pitch "The Gift" for producer Donald De Line for low- against mid-six figures.
On the heels of the holiday party season it hopes to flout, Paramount Pictures has rung in the new year with the acquisition of Andy Burg & Scott Myers' comedy pitch "Duane Moody's Office Christmas…
Independent Pictures has optioned the spec "Liberace" from writers Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer. Independent, the production and distribution outfit of producer Cary Woods, will develop and…
Sony Pictures Entertainment is near a deal to partner with Beacon Communications on "13 Days" -- ending a crisis on the actioner about the Cuban Missile Crisis that began when Universal orphaned the…
Cathy Konrad, producer of such indie fare as "Cop Land," "Beautiful Girls" and "Kids," has inked a three-year, non-exclusive, first-look production deal with Columbia Pictures.
It's a crowded race for the 1998 best picture Oscar.
Veteran stage, film and TV performer Maureen Arthur, whose ties to Variety Club service organization go back decades to when her family owned one of the Midwest's largest cinema chains, will receive…
The 1999 Large Format Cinema Assn. Conference and Large Format Film Festival will be held May 18-22 in L.A. at the California Science Center, marking the second consecutive year the event has taken…
Twentieth Century Fox's "The Thin Red Line" remained on top of the exclusives roster in its second reconnaissance. Terrence Malick's World War II epic shot down $189,586 in three battle missions on…
Former Kushner-Locke sales chief Pascal Borno has joined Independent Pictures, the financing and production outfit of "Scream" and "Cop Land" producer Cary Woods, as senior VP.
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