In the spirit of the season, RHI Entertainment has settled a licensing dispute with Republic Pictures over a colorized version of the classic Frank Capra holiday film "It's a Wonderful Life."
Many of Quebec's top film players say it's time for Canada's two major exhibitors, Cineplex Odeon and Famous Players, to start doing more to help out local pix.
A well-assembled mix of interview, archival and concert footage, "High Lonesome" charts the evolution of bluegrass music as a uniquely American art form. Limited theatrical play should dovetail…
Matt Tabak, former veepee at Silver Pictures, has successfully traded in his executive stripes to become a screenwriter, having just sold a feature script to 20th Century Fox.
The trend was downward on the Los Angeles-New York exclusives roster, with quite a few pix taking big falls. Even Miramax's popular "Like Water for Chocolate" took some hits, as did, to one extent or…
It's been six months since Walt Disney Studios acquired Miramax Films, and the other shoe has yet to drop.
"Philadelphia" is an ideal film for people who have never known anyone with AIDS. This extremely well-made message picture about tolerance, justice and discrimination is pitched at mainstream…
A performance of “Stories of the Season” at 8 tonight at the Pacific Resident Theatre Ensemble benefits Equity Fights AIDS. The show,consisting of stories from around the world, continues through…
Universal Pictures, already owned by Japanese conglomerate Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., has entered into a unique co-production deal with Shochiku Co. Ltd., one of Japan's largest multimedia…
Veteran helmer and Directors Guild of America veepee Jack Shea has been named to chair the 46th annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel March 5, the guild announced Monday.
In a move that establishes some brotherhood at Columbia Pictures, C.Z. Wick has inked a first-look production deal with Colpix to develop and deliver action movies to the studio, sources said Monday.