"Western" is a low-key road movie in which two French-speaking foreigners cover a brief stretch of Brittany, forge an unlikely friendship and earn viewer affection. Pic's leisurely, delicately…
Leonard Klady: Gross Behavior
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…
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Lottery franchise winner DNA Films, has confirmed that Wendy Palmer, chief exec of Ciby Sales, will act as adviser on the financing and foreign sales of its movie projects.
Chris O'Donnell's Warner Bros.-based company has tapped a production head and two projects in which he will produce and star --- one a romantic holiday comedy and the other a thriller.
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).
DreamWorks has optioned Frederick Busch's latest novel, "Girls," for writer-director-producer Gary David Goldberg to adapt, produce and possibly helm for the nascent studio.
The Imax Corp. and the National Aeronautics & Space Administration have signed a deal for a 3-D documentary on the construction of the international space station.
As Memorial Day approaches, the trailer wars are heating up. With Universal's "The Lost World" expected to attract as many as 10 million people in its first week, it's no wonder distributors are…
In theory, both distributors and exhibitors would prefer that trailers are played before films that share a similar target demographic. But whether it's through carelessness on the part of theater…
While Jim Carrey is awaiting a script for New Line's remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," sources say he's in preliminary talks with Warner Bros. to topline yet another remake, this time of…