The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named chairmen of 36 standing committees to serve for the 1993-94 fiscal year; each will select a vice chairman and committee members.
The Hamptons Film Festival, Oct. 20-24, will host the world premiere of "The Nutcracker" with Macaulay Culkin and package nearly a dozen European premieres, according to fest's international director…
It was an R-rated week for the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, which slapped the "under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian" tag on all…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
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Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
Nearly 300 films from 46 countries -- among them David Cronenberg's "M. Butterfly"-- will unspool starting Friday at the nine-day Toronto Festival of Festivals.
"As of this moment, there's been no serious negotiations on audiovisual, and that's unthinkable," MPAA president Jack Valenti said Wednesday in regard to the upcoming GATT discussions.
In an expected move, Miramax Films announced Wednesday that it has acquired all North American rights to Boaz Yakin's directorial debut "Fresh," which stars Samuel L. Jackson and Giancarlo Esposito.
Sony Pictures Classics has moved into the arena of worldwide acquisitions with its $ 1.9 million purchase of Swedish pic "The Slingshot."
Warner Bros.' "The Fugitive" ran away from its competition over the Labor Day weekend, as the film proved its legs by earning more than three times as much as its nearest competitor.
With such disparate pics as "Snake Eyes" and "The Piano" already in the can, thesp Harvey Keitel is stretching even further. Daily Variety has learned he is set to topline next in the family drama…
The Telluride Film Festival marked its 20th anniversary over the Labor Day weekend with an exceptionally varied selection of top films from past and present, from overseas and North America.