Lancit Media Prods. Ltd. has acquired movie and TV rights to Lois Lowry's 1994 Newbery Medal-winning novel "The Giver."
Nicole Kidman has joined the cast of the 66th Academy Awards show, being produced by Gilbert Cates. It is the second appearance as a presenter for Kidman , who has signed on to star in Columbia’s “To…
Two telepix, two docus and a TV series were honored Wednesday with Imagen Awards for creating positive media images of Latinos.
Part docu-diary, part theological quest, part family therapy session and part improvised comedy, Caveh Zahedi's second feature, "I Don't Hate Las Vegas Anymore," is a one-of-a-kind talkfest that's as…
"Last of the Dog Men," the most recent effort from "Stargate" and "Universal Soldier" producer Joel B. Michaels, has signed Barbara Hershey to co-star with Tom Berenger and will begin lensing next…
President Carlos Menem's office Wednesday shrugged off charges that he snubbed Jewish groups when he failed to attend the Argentine opening of Steven Spielberg's Holocaust epic, "Schindler's List."
With all the confidence of an 800-pound gorilla, Warner Bros. stormed NATO/ShoWest '94 on Wednesday, unleashing a 44-minute product reel and flexing some serious corporate muscle.
Emma Thompson is to play the title role in "Carrington," a new Polygram Filmed Entertainment pic to be directed by Christopher Hampton.
Buena Vista Pictures Distribution rolled out the heavy artillery with a healthy sampling of its animated summer release "The Lion King" to conclude the second day of NATO/ShoWest '94.
Responding to threats of boycotts and picket lines, Warner Bros. Korea has canceled its scheduled release of "Falling Down" because movie critics here say the pic promotes racial violence, company…