Eric Pleskow, co-founder of Orion Pictures and former UA prexy, has exited Dutch-based production shingle Pleswin Entertainment Group to pursue other movie biz interests.
Pan-European multiplex chain Ster Century Europe has been taken off the sales block in the wake of a major restructuring at its South African shareholder Primedia.
Nick Herd is ankling his job as exec director of producers lobby group the Screen Producers Assn. of Australia after four years at the helm.
France's censors were due Thursday night to view "Baise Moi," the explicit arthouse shocker banned last year forcing a change in censorship laws.
United California Bank, formed recently through the merger of Sanwa Bank California and Tokai Bank of California, has appointed Hollywood-lending vet Maureen Kelly to expand UCB's activities in media…
Universal's runaway hit "The Fast and the Furious" will roar onto the USA Network in January 2004.
Francis Ford Coppola's "Pinocchio" battle came to an end Wednesday with a win for Warner Bros. when the California Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of an appellate court decision that reversed…
Walter Salles will direct a remake of the 1963 Akiro Kurosawa film "High and Low" (originally "Tengoku to jigoku"), with an adaptation being penned by scribe Jeff King for Touchstone Pictures.
Helmer Ridley Scott is on producer Dino De Laurentiis' wish list for "Alexander the Great."
Famke Janssen is MIA from "MIB:2." Or more accurately, missing the action. Janssen was to have played Serleena, the female lead in Columbia's "Men in Black 2" opposite Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones…
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Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media