Alfred Robles Villalobos, Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan's new deputy mayor of economic development, will be sitting down with film industry exex within the next three weeks to discuss how to…
After the short film "The Bet," the comedy "Who's the Man?" and the current Touchstone production "The Ref," director Ted Demme is stepping up to develop an adaptation of Abraham Rodriguez Jr.'s…
Members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) will welcome the release of Warner Bros.' "Free Willy" this weekend with protests at 10 metropolitan marine parks across the country.
A New Zealand production company has sued the producers of the film "Point Break" for allegedly basing the movie on a screenplay it owns.
A group claiming to represent more than 25,000 World War II veterans of the Canadian Bomber Command Aircrew has announced plans to file a $ C500 million ($ 400 million) class action lawsuit against…
The recently recovered original score to Charlie Chaplin's film "The Circus" will be performed by the National Symphony Orchestra during a screening of a new print of the pic at Wolf Trap Farm Park…
Summer B.O. $ 1.08 billion After seven weeks, 1993 tally's up 23% over last year and 1% ahead of 1989. Worst-case season prediction is $ 1.95 billion (second best), but if current pace continues…
The script for the feature "Henry in Love," contrary to a July 8 article about Lee Rich Prods., will be written by Brian Hohfeld, adapted from an original book by Marian Thurm.
In what sets one of the studio's most ambitious 1994 releases back a major step, Columbia Pictures announced late Monday evening that director Paul Verhoeven has ankled the $ 65 million Geena…
Showing its support for emerging technologies, Paramount Pictures has chosen several of its top-line theatrical titles to be released on CD-I by Philips N.V. in coming months.
Few new exclusives braved opening against the summer blockbusters, but at least in Manhattan the weekend brought nearly across-the-board improvement to solo runs.