Cinema Novo veteran Nelson Pereira Dos Santos is back with a strange, difficult fantasy in which he seems to be attacking low moral values in Brazilian society. But the message is heavily coated…
I.R.S. Media has entered into a co-venture with Iwerks Entertainment that calls for the hardware giant to license four of the indie's upcoming adventure pix for interactive games.
Filmed on location on Oahu, Hawaii, by Steven Bochco Prods. Executive producers, Steven Bochco, Charles H. Eglee, Channing Gibson; co-executive producer, Stephen Cragg; supervising producer, Joe Ann…
The Los Angeles area motion picture industry should add nearly 18,000 new jobs during the next two years, Los Angeles County officials are predicting.
Spelling Films Intl. made it official that it will set sail this summer with "Love Boat: The Movie" (Daily Variety, Jan. 4). Its sales arm announced two additional upcoming projects, the high-tech…
The Queen of Appropriation gets full-frontal exposure in "Sandra Bernhard: Confession of a Pretty Lady," a midlength docu that's short on confessions but comes as close as any film is likely to get…
Recording the final harvest year on his aged parents' wheat farm, Dutch film critic Jos de Putter quietly but stirringly venerates a disappearing way of life. Pastoral lyricism powered by…
Panavision and its Auto Panatar anamorphic lens and Manfred G. Michelson, who designed and developed the first sprocket-driven film transport system for color print film processors, were among those…
Miramax Films has reached agreement with Overseas Filmgroup for U.S., English-speaking Canadian, U.K. and Australian rights to screenwriter/director Gregory Widen's surreal thriller "God's Army."
A simple yarn of sexual longing raised almost to a ballad level, "Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker" is a Chinese costumer that has the extra smarts to attract limited theatrical distribution beyond…