DreamWorks/UIP's "Prince of Egypt," which pulled in $14.5 million in its opening weekend in the U.S., added $12.9 million from a mixed bag of weekend debuts in a crowded frame at the overseas box…
Milk & Honey Production Services, a division of Milk & Honey Films, has hired veteran producers Michelle Weller and Mark Leemkuil as heads of production.
Barcelona-based film producer, distributor and exhibitor Filmax-Sogedasa has teamed with local risk investment company Catalana de Iniciativas to create film and TV producer Castelao Prods.
Like a Rousseau painting splattered with carnage of warfare, "The Thin Red Line" indelibly presents a worldly paradise devastated by man's irrepressible impulse to destroy. Terrence Malick's…
Armageddon's" meteoric launch sent B.O. receipts skyward in Japan last week while Christmas shopping proved more popular than moviegoing in many European markets. The intriguing question is whether…
After more than 25 years of producing award-winning films such as "Howards End" and "A Room With a View," Ismail Merchant and James Ivory are launching their own distribution arm.
The prospect of Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan once again falling in love proved more attractive than an animated retelling of Exodus, as Warner Bros.' "You've Got Mail" prevailed over DreamWorks' "The…
One Academy Award-winning documentary and two that received nominations will be featured as part of the 17th Annual Contemporary Documentary Series, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…
"Approaching the Millennium," the 23rd annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium, will focus upon trends that could affect Hollywood in the year 2000 and beyond. The event will be held Jan. 29-30.
Mexico's Chamber of Deputies passed a modified version of the cinema law, which waters down the screen-time quota for local productions.
Phaedra Cinema has acquired U.S. theatrical distribution rights to "Taxman," the Avi Nesher-directed indie that stars Joe Pantoliano ("The Fugitive"), Wade Dominguez, Michael Chiklis and Elizabeth…