Time Warner Inc. and Viacom Inc. on Monday finally confirmed their plans to sell Cinamerica/Mann Theaters to a joint venture of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former Cinemaworld president Jeff…
There are going to be two men in iron masks this fall. Indie company the Fastest Cheapest Best Film Corp. is producing William Richert's adaptation of "The Man in the Iron Mask," the Alexandre Dumas…
From Macedonia to Mexico, and from Thailand to Turkey, 44 countries have submitted films for consideration in the category of best foreign language film for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has officially invited filmmakers from 68 countries to submit films for consideration in the foreign-language film category of this year's Academy Awards.
Submissions for the fourth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, presented to actors by their peers for best performances in film and television, must be in by Dec. 3 at 5 p.m., guild officers announced.
Banner Entertainment is exiting the talent management business to focus on producing, acquiring and distributing low-budget films, the company said Monday.
New Line's "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation" still led the pack when final figures were released Monday. However, as with most of the box office leaders, Sunday estimates overstated the vibrancy of the…
It was an ambush! New Line's "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation" led the weekend box office charge with the company projecting $17.5 million for the frame.
Miramax Intl. prexy Richard Sands has added responsibility for domestic distribution in all media to his portfolio, and has been named chairman of worldwide distribution.
This "Romeo and Juliet" story set in Northern Ireland is a winner, with well-known thesps Richard Harris, Gabriel Byrne and John Lynch providing some marquee value, but newcomers Samantha Morton and…
Fred Smith, the 52-year-old founder, chairman and CEO of Federal Express, wants to deliver in Hollywood, too.