Perhaps finding inspiration in this hallowed venue for the new studio album he will record later this year, guitarist George Thorogood blew the roof off the joint with a hits-filled 90-minute set…
Movieline magazine has decided to get into the awards game. The first annual Movieline Awards, which the mag is calling a tribute to emerging talent in film and music in 1998, will be held March 13…
It looks like Vanity Fair's Oscar party at Morton's will be getting some company.
The American Film Institute is looking to the stars.
Joe Dante, who last helmed "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to handle directing duties for Phoenix Pictures' action-adventure cloning thriller "The Sixth Day."
Miramax Films has acquired all worldwide rights to "Get Bruce" and has signed first-look deals with the documentary's director and producer, Andrew J. Kuehn, and its star, Bruce Vilanch.
Mekhi Phifer, Josh Hartnett and Julia Stiles are set to star in the indie film "O," which Tim Blake Nelson is directing.
L.A.-based sales and financing entity Summit Entertainment has continued its foray into foreign-lingo pics with the acquisition of worldwide distribution rights outside Italy to "My True Swedish…
Blockbuster is said to be jumping into the film acquisition business, directly buying exclusive video rights to completed films and branding them with its familiar blue and yellow logo.
John Travolta, Annette Bening, Calista Flockhart, Jodie Foster, Brendan Fraser, Jeremy Irons, Tom Selleck, Ben Stiller and Sharon Stone will be presenters at the Golden Globe awards, to be telecast…
Box office revenues in Italy rose 20% in 1998 and film admissions were up 15% from the previous year, according to preliminary figures from national financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore.