Trimark Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights in all media to three films, including Abel Ferrara's "The Blackout," starring Matthew Modine, Dennis Hopper, Beatrice Dalle ("Betty Blue") and…
Mike Newell and Alan Greenspan's Dogstar Films is joining forces in London with David Parfitt and Liz Barron's Parfitt Prods. to form Dogstar U.K.
Kim Dickens, currently shooting "Zero Effect" for Castle Rock Entertainment, has inked to co-star in "Simple Simon" opposite Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin for Universal Pictures and Imagine…
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Emir Kusturica's "Underground," which won the Palme D'Or at the 1995 Cannes Intl. Film Festival, has finally found a U.S. distributor.
Sarajevo-born director Ademir Kenovic, whose first features, "A Little Bit of Soul" and "Man, God, the Monster" (aka "MGM/Sarajevo"), were shown in the Directors Fortnight, returns to Cannes with…
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has ordered fugitive Giancarlo Parretti to pay $1.5 billion in damages to Credit Lyonnais in connection with his purchase and subsequent debilitation of MGM in 1990.
Sid Sheinberg and Universal Pictures confirmed Tuesday that they have parted ways, ending their exclusive arrangement (Daily Variety, June 10).
"The Long Way Home," a Holocaust documentary produced by Moriah Films, will open a United Nations symposium "Property and Restitution: A Moral Responsibility to History."
United Cinemas Intl. continues its aggressive push in Germany with another six multiplexes. Eleven other new complexes were announced earlier this year, along with two in Austria.
China celebrated the imminent return of Hong Kong to the motherland with the premiere Monday of "The Opium War," which tells the Chinese version of how Britain took control of the colony in the last…
Comedy III Prods., which handles licensing and merchandising for the Three Stooges, has picked up rights to market another silver screen star --- Bela Lugosi.