The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has sought to clarify and codify its eligibility rules for foreign-language film entries.
Paramount Pictures' romantic comedy "I.Q." has become a high-priority project , and will most likely go before the cameras as early as October, with Fred Schepisi now attached to direct, sources…
Jamie Lee Curtis has been cast opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in James Cameron's "True Lies," which is skedded to start production Aug. 26, it was confirmed Wednesday.
Ted Turner has agreed to buy Castle Rock Entertainment for $ 100 million worth of Turner Broadcasting stock. The tentative pact comes just as the cable mogul is "very close" to wrapping a deal with…
Ted Turner's planned new cable network, Turner Classic Movies, has bought exclusive rights to 300 Paramount theatrical pictures made between 1948 and the mid-'80s.
Overseas results of "The Fugitive" will be included in Warner Bros.' year-end international box office total, contrary to what was reported Wednesday. "The Nanny" and "South of Sunset" are the two…
After three anemic years, Hollywood's talent markets could get a booster shot from the planned stepped-up production output of MGM/UA.
Despite nearly $ 5 billion in production having fled California last year alone and showbiz agonizing over dwindling profits, the six major studios are spending more than $ 1 billion on the biggest…
In a move smacking of the political skullduggery likely to dominate this fall's officers elections, the Writers Guild of America, West, has created a ballot procedure that has angered some members.
Federico Fellini's doctors took the movie director off the guarded list on Tuesday, a week after he suffered a paralyzing stroke.
In one of the most high-profile acquisitions since the company's formation, Capella Intl. has obtained the international distribution rights to Bruce Joel Rubin's "My Life" from Columbia Pictures.