"The Bodyguard" cruised triumphantly past the $ 200 million mark overseas last week, while "Beauty and the Beast" hovered on the brink at $ 195 million.
Producer Gary Lucchesi is launching into the fantasy-horror business with the purchase of the spec screenplay "The Conjurer," it was confirmed Friday.
Although the market perked up a bit yesterday, longtime Berlin International Film Festival regulars are calling the 43rd annual meet the slowest so far. Event runs through Feb. 22.
The AFM is gearing up for a record 249 companies selling indie films, which includes a big increase in foreign participants: 116, up from last year's 77.
On the heels of a middling 1992 theatrical distribution slate, the Samuel Goldwyn Co. is banking that "Mac" will catch political lightning on its way to commercial success.
Anthony Hopkins, winner of last year's leading actor Oscar for "The Silence of the Lambs," has joined the cast of the 65th annual Academy Awards. This marks the third appearance on the awards show…
Patrick Johnson has joined Jim Henson Prods. as a writer, producer and designer.
Helena Bonham-Carter and Billy Barty have signed with 21st Century Film Corp.'s new Family Film Classics' division for the June starter "The Princess and the Pea," according to producer Patricia…
A MOHICAN MAYBE, A LESTAT HE'S NOT: Daniel Day-Lewis' representatives are sick and tired of seeing the Oscar-winning actor's name associated with Geffen Films/Warner Bros.' planned production of…
Columbia's "Groundhog Day" surfaced at No. 1 in its four-day President's Day weekend debut, grossing close to $ 15 million on 1,640 screens. And Warner Bros.' "Sommersby" broke Valentine's Day hearts…
Imagine Films Entertainment announced late Friday that its net loss widened in the fiscal first quarter ended Dec. 31, 1992.