The hot German box office set new records in the first half of 1997, with admissions rising by 10.2% compared with the same period of the previous year, and revenues increasing by 14.8%.
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc., in the process of being liquidated, reported Tuesday a sharply increased second-quarter loss of $7.7 million --- compared with $716,000 a year ago --- on 24%…
The world premiere of Jean-Jacques Annaud's "Seven Years in Tibet" will be the closing gala presentation of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 13, fest director Piers Handling told a news…
Lesley Ann Warren, who recently brought the songs of Johnny Mercer to life in Broadway's "Dream," will star opposite Mario von Peebles in the independent film "Love Kills," which Peebles wrote and…
Veteran screenwriter and script doctor Charles Eastman ("The All-American Boy," "The Hundredth Monkey," "Little Fauss and Big Halsey") has joined Bouquet Multimedia as the production boutique's…
Imagine Entertainment has upped Jim Whitaker to vice president of production at the Ron Howard and Brian Grazer-run production company.
The Independent Feature Project (IFP) has chosen Miramax Films' "House of Yes" to kick off the opening night celebration of the 19th annual Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) --- the only market…
UCI is building its first multiplex in Poland in Poznan, about two hours west of Warsaw. The eight-screen, 5,000-square-meter development is part of a $100 million investment program by UCI.
The Glasgow Film Fund, a key player in the recent renaissance of Scottish cinema, has had its production budget doubled as a reward for its success.
Joanna Colbert, who aided in the casting of "Interview With the Vampire," among other pics, has been upped to VP of creative casting for Universal Pictures.