Cineplex Odeon Corp. said Wednesday that it will spend more than $18 million to build two multiplexes and expand its existing theaters on Long Island, N.Y.
Mel Gibson is lining up his next three pictures, one of which now seems likely to be the much-anticipated "Lethal Weapon 4" for Warner Bros.
The 13th annual Fete du Cinema (June 29-July 1) closed Tuesday with 4 million tickets sold, up 33% from last year's event.
It was a wonderful life. James Stewart, movie star, war hero, good citizen and just plain nice guy.
Warner Bros. Records artist Tom Petty has been inked to appear in Kevin Costner's "The Postman," a futuristic actioner in which Costner stars and directs. The signing marks Petty's feature film debut.
The fifth annual San Luis Obispo Intl. Film Festival is accepting indie docu entries for its George Sidney Independent Film Competition. Deadline for submissions is Aug. 1, with awards presented at…
Walt Disney Co. stock has drifted down over the past 10 days, losing 7% of its value at a time when the broader market has gone up, reflecting disappointment over the performance of "Hercules" and…
It was a summer bummer as June box office lagged 15% with a monthly cume of $493 million from the 1996 record frame. It was the first time in five years that the marketplace dipped below $500 million…
Plans will be announced on Monday for a massive new megaplex to be built at L.A.'s Howard Hughes Entertainment Center, with a 22-screen cinema and a new Imax theater expected in the project.
Veteran Italian director Marco Bellocchio, whose "The Prince of Homburg" competed at Cannes this year, is among 10 jurors announced for the 50th Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 6-16).