The world premiere of "The Saint of Fort Washington" will kick off the Toronto Festival of Festivals' Special screenings section.
"The Fugitive" is in for one hell of a run. The movie, inspired by the vintage television series, is a giant toy-train entertainment with all stops pulled out. A consummate nail-biter that never…
Eighteen film teachers from the U.S. and Canada will get a taste of Hollywood this week as part of the DGA Educators Workshop on film production.
Showtime, already airing its half-hour weekly programs under the umbrella title "Fallen Angels," again tackles the short-story concept with three brief dramas a la HBO's "Tales From the Crypt," aimed…
The summer B.O. boomed on as "Jurassic Park" stalked $ 125.7 million gross overseas through Thursday, while "Cliffhanger" fired up Germany and Austria, "Aladdin" captivated Taiwan and "Last Action…
A comedy-drama about the killing of the environment, "Stark" has pretensions to grandeur but, directed as a stage farce, it looms overlarge for the small screen, failing both as TV satire and black…
A Nashville producer has launched film and TV production companies and opened Tennessee's first soundstages, with a goal of making Music City a film industry center.
Control Freaks" is almost surely the first R-rated play to use the services of Flying by Foy. Beth Henley's latest comedy, a mixture of sexual perversity and serial acrobatics, is often as darkly…
The European Community Commission said Friday it will examine under fair competition rules the United Cinemas Intl. Multiplex joint venture between Paramount Communications and MCA Intl.
New Line Cinema and Castle Rock Entertainment confirmed Friday they are negotiating with Turner Broadcasting System Inc. regarding a possible acquisition of the companies by Turner, but there are…
Cooking up an affair between Marilyn Monroe and Robert Kennedy, writer Gerard Macdonald eyes much of their romance through the eyes of a pair of hoods. The vidpic offers a fanciful account of how and…