Many European exhibs who had been griping about the slow summer B.O. season had their prayers answered over the weekend as the "Star Wars" prequel had spectacular launches in six markets.
Musical Numbers: "What Good Can Drinking Do?," "Down On Me," "Bye, Bye Baby," "Let the Good Times Roll," "Turtle Blues," "Women Is Losers," "Piece of My Heart ," "I Need a Man to Love," "Summertime,"…
Produced by Angel Amigo.
New Line Cinema has purchased a treatment by Carter -- who works part-time at Paramount Studios -- about the heir to a perfume fortune and a wrong-side-of-the-tracks girl who works in Seattle's Pike…
Although Kat is perfunctorily pegged as a gambler, Bingo a lady-killer, Ballie a sweetheart and Magoo a goof, the boys never really come across as sharply defined people living in an all too terribly…
Producer Robert Rehme has been re-elected for a third consecutive term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
In a move that will enable it to reach millions of consumers, AtomFilms is expected to announce today a series of distribution deals with major media players -- including Warner Bros. Online, NBC's…
Motherhood sure isn't what it used to be. There are four moms among five characters in Cheryl L. West's "Jar the Floor," a new(-ish) play at the Second Stage Theater, but nobody's baking any cookies.
In the wake of the heated debate over the Motion Picture Assn. of America's ratings and Stanley Kubrick's "Eyes Wide Shut," Trimark Pictures has elected to distribute Catherine Breillat's erotic film…