Alliance Releasing president Victor Loewy confirmed Monday that the Toronto-based distribution company has reached a five-year, 50-picture Canadian distribution agreement with Miramax Films.
"Schindler's List,""The Piano" and "Jurassic Park," none of them British films, led the list of winners of technical honors at the British Academy of Film & Television Awards held here on March 13.
Columbia Pictures veepee of distribution and Eastern division manager Jay Sands was notified at the close of NATO/ShoWest '94 that his contract would not be renewed. He will end an 18-year stint at…
A didactic fairy tale for children, "Trading Mom" is an amicable if undistinguished film for the whole family. As a vehicle for Sissy Spacek, who plays four different kinds of mothers, and with the…
Bill Cosby has donated a building worth $ 1.8 million to theNational Council of Negro Women. The four-story building is in the fashionable northwest section of Washington, D.C. Cosby's publicist…
Live Home Video will release the critically acclaimed film "The Piano," supporting the title with a $ 1 million promotion and marketing campaign. The release will also mark the first test of the new…
Starring an adorably cute Capuchin monkey, which performs magnificent tricks, "Monkey Trouble" is a touching children's adventure that belongs among the great animal movies. With Harvey Keitel in a…
Steve Martin has signed on to star as "Sgt. Bilko," headlining the Universal/Imagine comedy that will begin shooting in March 1995, sources have confirmed.
At once a formidable tale of survival, a touching love story and an enduring family saga, "Chuppa: The Wedding Canopy" is an original documentary about the wedding of a Jewish couple half a century…
With "Schindler's List" and "The Piano" predictably nabbing the premier Writers Guild of America awards Sunday night (Daily Variety, March 14), guests at the A-list bash had to find their fun in the…