Of interest mainly to tradesters, "Joey Breaker" is an inside look at a New York movie talent agent. Lack of visual pizazz plus miscasting severely limit indie pic's breakout potential.
When the Martin Scorsese-directed "After Hours" is screened in Germany and Rosanna Arquette tells how her former lover would "Surrender, Dorothy!" at every orgasm, there is dead silence in the…
ICM honcho Bill Block testified yesterday that he did not necessarily believe oral agreements could be legally binding and that, to his knowledge, Kim Basinger never had a deal to star in "Boxing…
This leisurely paced adventure is probably a better African travelogue than a movie, but it still delivers as a coming-of-age yarn that should hold the attention of kids and patient adults. Paired…
A faction within the Writers Guild of America West has announced a campaign to urge members to reject proposed changes to the Guild's credits manual.
Denzel Washington, supporting actor winner in 1990 for "Glory" and a current best actor nominee for "Malcolm X," has been added to the list of presenters for the 65th Oscar show.
The Site, Praxis Film Works' North Hollywood-based 30,000-square-foot visual effects facility, has after 13 years of exclusivity opened its doors to outside productions, per director Robert Blalack…
In both his customary NATO/ShoWest annual press breakfast and his state-of-the-industry address yesterday, MPAA president and CEO Jack Valenti staunchly defended the Motion Picture Assn. of America's…
Warner Bros. has chalked up environmental brownie points with the Rainforest Action Network with its new policy on wood that's used in set construction.
January 1993 -- Blockbuster purchases 35% of Republic Pictures Corp. for $ 25 million in cash and stock-- a 10% premium -- giving it direct access to an extensive film library.
Warner Bros' "Falling Down" continued to lead the box office with a weekend gross of $ 7,625,100.