Producer Donald P. Bellisario has entered into an exclusive TV and first-look feature deal with Paramount Pictures, as expected (Daily Variety, July 10), after more than a dozen years at Universal TV.
Representatives of the distribution, exhibition and theater technology fields will descend this week on Atlantic City for the eighth annual ShowEast confab, which this year boasts a record level of…
As a yardstick for directors, the European b.o. last week was uplifting for directors Barbet Schroeder, Reginald Hudlin and David Fincher.
Steven Seagal ruled the Columbus Day holiday waves with his boffo sea-faring actioner "Under Siege," blowing Gerard Depardieu's new Columbus pic "1492: Conquest of Paradise" out of the water.
New Line Cinema will co-sponsor with Eastman Kodak Co. the Oct. 14 dinner at ShowEast, which will be held at Trump's Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J.
"Night and the City" is a skilled, if not entirely psychologically convincing, remake of the 1950 original of the same name, one of the true classics of film noir. Lively performances, pungent New…
The 25th edition of the Sitges Fantasy Fest wrapped here last night with Belgian pic "C'est Arrive Pres de Chez Vous" being awarded the prize for best film.
"Breaking the Rules" is a stillborn road movie, way too maudlin to be touching or amusing. On the shelf for over three years, pic emerges as a poor entry in all markets.
Get ready for something completely different from Steven Seagal's latest film.
Warners has the right stuff with "Under Siege," an immensely slick, if also old-fashioned and formulaic, entertainment. Steven Seagal fans and action buffs should eat up this taut suspenser, which is…
First, there were pizza-gobbling Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Now, New Line Cinema plans a live-action motion picture based on the Incredible Crash Dummies--stars of the public service announcements…