Stronger box office attendance pushed General Cinemas parent GC Cos. Inc. into the black in the April quarter, when it earned $1.6 million compared with a loss of $1.4 million a year earlier, the…
Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been named president of theatrical marketing for New Line Cinema, it was confirmed Tuesday by Mitchell Goldman, president of marketing and distribution (Daily Variety, May 16).
Indie filmmaker Cine Grande Corp. has inked an output deal with Germany's Telepool, CGC announced.
Environmentalists opposed to DreamWorks' Playa Vista project have called for a boycott of the Steven Spielberg-directed "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and its product tie-ins.
Sela Ward --- who starred for six seasons on the NBC drama "Sisters" --- and her as-yet-unnamed production company have pacted with Citadel Entertainment to develop TV movies and independent film…
A combination of baking hot weather in Europe and a dearth of new releases cooled B.O. receipts overseas last weekend, partially offset by several boffo bows by "The Fifth Element," "Volcano's" fiery…
Chinese director Wu Tianming's "The King of Masks" and U.S. helmer John O'Hagan's Sundance-preemed "Wonderland" won the Audience Awards for best feature and best documentary, respectively, at the San…
If Nick Cassavetes' feature debut, "Unhook the Stars," celebrated the acting grandeur of his mother, Gena Rowlands, his sophomore effort, "She's So Lovely," pays tribute to his father, director John…