ABC and PBS won the most News and Documentary Emmy Awards Wednesday night with 10 apiece, as indicated in a story Thursday. The headline was incorrect. * * * Ed Decter and John J. Strauss wrote the…
Specialized film distribs went on a shopping spree during the final days of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
In conjunction with the opening of Fox Searchlight’s “Intimate Relations,” Laemmle’s Music Hall theater sponsors the Mean Mommies film fest. Running Saturday and Sunday, Laemmle’s simultaneously will…
"The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca," which Sony's Triumph Releasing arm is opening today, was reviewed in Daily Variety under its original title, "Death in Granada," on March 24, 1997, upon its…
ontinuing to stretch its reach, Regal Cinemas Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to purchase 10 theaters in Virginia from Capitol Industries Inc. for $24 million, the company announced Thursday.
Mandalay Television chairman Peter Guber has swapped a piece of his entertainment empire for a stake in a new Canadian film and television production company.
Halifax-based writer-director Thom Fitzgerald makes an auspicious bow with the dark drama "The Hanging Garden," a strange, utterly original look at a seriously dysfunctional family.
Showing its support for the Norse helmer's upcoming film "Nightwatch," Miramax has inked a deal with Ole Bornedal to direct the adaptation of Martin Cruz Smith's period novel "Rose."
The Latin Heat conference was jump-started Wednesday with an inspirational speech by Phoenix Pictures chairman Mike Medavoy, who reminded Latinos that their growing numbers represent real power in…
Alliance Independent Films has expanded aggressively into the American indie acquisitions arena in the past couple of years, picking up international rights to titles including "Denise Calls Up" and…
In 1978, the Mill Valley Film Festival launched with 18 programs over 2-1/2 days on an $11,000 budget, drawing participation from a lot of area-resident talent.