Britain's top independent distributor, Guild Entertainment, is taking its first plunge into production as co-financier of "Last of the Dog Men,"$ 25 million action-adventure toplining Tom Berenger.
Pay TV service Canal Plus announced yesterday that it will carry the exclusive live broadcast of the Academy Award ceremonies this year in Spain.
Chris Meledandri is ankling his two-year post as president of Steel Pictures to join 20th Century Fox as a senior VP of production. This marks a first studio executive job for Meledandri, who prior…
Dan Halsted has been elevated to senior VP of production for Hollywood Pictures, where he will continue to oversee movie projects in development and production.
Herbert Ross is committed to direct Whoopi Goldberg in the New Regency Prods. female buddy comedy "Boys on the Side," with production to begin in October. Ross' contract for the picture isbeing…
BERLIN -- The prolific Jon Jost's latest pic will be a frustrating experience for all but the helmer's most loyal fans on the fest and art-house circuits. The core of an interesting and important…
Sell-through homevid outfitGoodTimes Home Video confirmed this week that outgoing Turner Home Entertainment exec Martin Weinstein is coming aboard -- as executive vice president heading up a new…
Sony Corp. took it on the chin in the fiscal third quarter, laid low by a powerful yen and a dismal market for consumer electronics.
A deliciously dark comedy that embraces vulgarity and revels in male observations about women and the impossibility of living with them, "Tango" will delight some viewers and infuriate others. A…
The Writers Guild of America West is seeking a federal court order barring distribution of the film "Cliffhanger" until it makes a final determination on a story screen credit.
After months of keeping plans under wraps, Pedro Almodovar announced he is ready to roll in mid-April with a tongue-in-cheek thriller, "The Killer's Toenails," with Peter Coyote firmed for the…