MPA sails Hudson at Mexico pirates The Motion Picture Assn. has hired Brendan Hudson as the country manager for its re-established anti-piracy program in Mexico. Piracy in the Mexican market is a…
The Asian American Intl. Film Festival will honor Arthur Dong and Jessica Yu with the 1997 Asian American Media Award here July 17.
Score another one for the Hollywood rumor mill. Proving that, indeed, where there's smoke, there's Rapke, former CAA co-chairman Jack Rapke and Robert Zemeckis along with Steve Starkey have signed a…
Actor John C. McGinley has been tapped to costar with Robert Loggia and Craig Sheffer in Citadel Entertainment's "Flypaper," the indie comedy helmed by Klaus Hoch.
The seventh UCLA Extension Short Fiction Film showcase will be presented tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater. This year's program consists of five films that emerged from the…
Leonard Klady: Gross Behavior
Helmer Spike Lee's longtime collaborator and indie producer Sam Kitt has been named prexy of production for Lee's 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, the company announced Tuesday.
Six weeks before the scheduled opening of the 20th Moscow Intl. Film Festival, 60 Russian film and theater notables have addressed an open letter to Russian Premier Victor Chernomyrdin and Mayor of…
Jan De Bont has decided not to direct 20th Century Fox's "Zero Hour" and instead will turn his complete attention to the sci-fi western "Ghost Riders in the Sky" as his next directing project for Fox…
Hugh Wilson, whose last film was the hit "The First Wives Club," has signed with Universal to write and direct "Dudley Do-Right," the Canadian Mountie created by the late animator Jay Ward.
The 50 titles released by the Cecchi Gori Group during the just-concluded season grossed just under $127 million, accounting for a hefty 27% of the total Italian national market.