The foreign B.O. came off the boil a bit last weekend due to a scarcity of strong U.S. entries in major markets, but "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" continued to sizzle in Japan and the U.K., and…
Winning a fierce bidding war, Fox 2000 slapped down what sources said was a whopping $500,000 against $1 million (plus another $500,000 directing fee for pitchman Alan Shapiro) for a pitch for…
L.M. "Kit" Carson and Cynthia Hargrave have formed MainPix, a New York-based production company specializing in low-budget, independent films.
American Jazz Awards are set for 8 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Terrace Theatre, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. in Long Beach. Tickets run $25-$75; seating starts at 6:30 p.m. Info: (562) 436-7794. * * * Tom Sheehy has…
A movie on a disastrous mission by a British SAS team during the Gulf War is to be shot in a desert region of South Africa next month, local producer Anant Singh said.
Pics competing from the U.S. took the top prizes at the 27th Giffoni Intl. Film Festival, a showcase for family and children's films that wrapped July 27.
Once again the "force" was with Harrison Ford, as Columbia's "Air Force One" climbed to $37.1 million at the weekend box office to take a commanding lead in the domestic marketplace.
Paramount-based Phase One Prods. has picked up first-time scribe Brian Everingham's spec script "Faith" for a low six-figure against mid six-figure pricetag, sources said Monday.
While most thesps have on occasion had reason to complain about being left on the cutting room floor, Sylvester Stallone has the opposite problem: He's irked about being featured too prominently in…
"Airbag" sets out to be frenzied, fun and daring, and mostly manages it. This third, long-awaited feature from 30-year-old helmer Juanma Bajo Ulloa is a $ 6 million postmodern comedy-thriller that…
Warner Bros. has picked up the romantic comedy pitch "A Thousand Kisses," in a preemptive bid, for George Clooney and Robert Lawrence's studio-based production company, Left Bank Prods. The price was…