Viacom's Canadian exhibitor Famous Players Ltd. finally broke ground Wednesday for its future flagship megaplex in Toronto after the development cleared regulatory hurdles at City Hall.
Lensing of the James Duval-Laurel Holloman starrer "Stamp & Deliver" has been delayed due to financing troubles, the pic's director Dan Mirvish confirmed Wednesday.
A tribute here to slain anti-apartheid crusader Steve Biko is getting an injection of showbiz.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has narrowed its search to three finalists to succeed retiring prexy Jonas Rosenfield, officials announced Wednesday.
Talk about a long flight. A few days after Buena Vista distribution prez Phil Barlow made national headlines by accusing his New Line counterpart Al Shapiro of inflating box office estimates, Barlow…
For acquisition execs heading to the Toronto Film Festival this week, one of the hottest tickets is Saturday's midnight screening of "Orgazmo."
"The first four days were absolute chaos," admitted Felice Laudadio, director of the Venice Intl. Film Festival in an interview with Daily Variety.
Miramax Films has named Lorin Prince, David Kaminow and Brian Dickman vice presidents of marketing.
Controlled, sensitive performances and easy chemistry between leads Robin Tunney and Henry Thomas make "Niagara Niagara" a reasonably satisfying addition to the extensive canon of melancholy dramas…
"Strictly Ballroom" and "Children of the Revolution" producer Tristram Miall has pacted with Beyond Intl. to develop feature films that Beyond will market globally.