An innovation at this year's Sundance Film Fest was a pair of meet-the-press panels composed of participating filmmakers in the competitive drama and documentary sections. "We want to provide people…
Republic Pictures Corp. chairman/CEO Russell Goldsmith confirmed that he will leave the company when it completes its merger with Spelling Entertainment Group , expected to close within the next two…
The 12th annual Rendez-Vous du Cinema Quebecois film fest will kick off Feb. 3 with the world preem of helmer Lea Pool's latest feature, "Mouvements du Desir ," starring Valerie Kaprisky.
In what will likely rank as one of the more unusual deals of 1994, big-screen format IMAX Corp. and TriStar Pictures have partnered on production and distribution of the $ 20 million, 35-minute…
In its first 22 days, 20th Century Fox's "Home Alone" has brought in 785.3 million rubles ($ 636,134) at the box office in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Columbia Pictures confirmed Wednesday that studio veteran Michael Nathanson is ankling his post as corporate executive veep.
Mark Bakshi has been named vice president of feature production management for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures.
Robin Williams was named on Wednesday as NATO/ShoWest '94 Male Star of the Year and will receive the award at the convention's closing awards banquet at the Goldwyn Ballroom at Bally's Hotel and…
You might say New Line Cinema is taking "desperate measures" to upgrade. The upstart indie, soon to be officially acquired by Ted Turner, has shelled out a "high six-figure sum" for Wayne Rice and…
A viable idea for a movie is buried inside "The Pornographer," an intellectually pretentious meditation on art vs. commerce in American life, centering on a nasty, frustrated, unfeeling artist. The…
A 90-minute documentary on writer Samuel Beckett, titled "Waiting for Beckett ," will be shown Feb. 5 at the American Film Institute Video Festival.