Stockard Channing has been set to reprise her Broadway role as Ouisa Kittredge in MGM's "Six Degrees of Separation," which will head into production in February under the direction of Fred Schepisi…
Just one year after it had supposedly killed him off for good, New Line Cinema is resurrecting Freddy Krueger to help it avoid a nightmare on Wall Street.
Madonna's Maverick Picture Co. has closed a deal for its first film, the low-budget drama "Snake Eyes," scheduled to begin production in January, sources confirmed Friday.
At this time of year, screen quotas in Spain make it tough for U.S. pictures to get playdates, as distribs load release schedules to ensure that by Dec. 31 they've played the minimum number of…
As the studios' big Christmas titles head for release, Ticketmaster Corp. and General Cinema Theatres Inc. confirmed yesterday the expansion of an advance ticket sales/preferred seating program to…
MGM co-chairmen Alan Ladd Jr. and Dennis Stanfill dashed off a memo to employees yesterday, aiming to quell fears aroused by news reports of an anticipated buyout of the studio by two notorious…
To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of the death of Shapiro Glickenhaus Entertainment have been greatly exaggerated.
Warner Bros., already making a killing with "Under Siege," takes another stab here at the "Die Hard" formula--this time aboard a jumbo jet that, unfortunately , runs out of gas before landing…
WITH JUST UNDER TWO MONTHS TO GO in 1992, I've been dismayed to note that a few critics have already begun claiming that it has been a bad year for films.
TriStar Pictures has reached an agreement with Kenneth Branagh to direct and star in the studio's "Frankenstein," which will be produced by Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope, sources confirmed…
A deal for Richard Friedenberg to script "The Education of Little Tree" is among the key new developments for the Daniel Ostroff Agency.