Jordanian info minister Jawad el Anani, whose authority covers a special committee that authorizes the showing of new films in Jordan, has put the kibosh on the release of "Schindler's List."
VMI Acquisitions Inc. has acquired a controlling stake in Cannon Pictures for roughly $ 3.2 million, with about two-thirds of that money paying off debt to a company owned by one of Cannon's former…
Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc., the expansionist U.S. distributor, has another international movie in the works with "Circle of Friends," an Anglo-Irish flick that started shooting April 9 in…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$7.8M Cumulative:$32.5M Fox -42.23%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$2.9M Cumulative:$12.8M Universal Pictures -42.27%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$11.6M Warner Brothers -44.36%
The Navajo Nation has decided to gamble on Hollywood. As the only Indian nation in the country that has set up its own film commission, the Navajos have taken an aggressive stance to woo industry…
With across-the-board gains in television, video and theatrical sales, Republic Pictures Corp. closed out its last year as an independent company on a financial high note.
A woman who has served as a commissioner on the L.A. Board of Animal Regulation for the past seven months resigned Tuesday, charging that the board -- which guards against animal cruelty on movie…
Ella Fitzgerald, Steven Spielberg and George Lucas will receive honorary doctorates May 6 during the 111th commencement ceremonies at the University of Southern California.
Francois Girard, who directed "Thirty-two Short Films About Glenn Gould," and Stephen Whittaker, whose "Closing Numbers" was much discussed at this year's Sundance Film Festival, have both signed…
William Forsythe has ended his two-year reign over the Paramount syndicated series "The Untouchables" and will go from playing Al Capone to an Elvis Presley soundalike.
Marty Zeidman is the senior vice president of distribution for Fine Line Features.