After "Emma," "Persuasion" and "Sense and Sensibility," the Jane Austen rage continues unabated.
Following a meeting with studio execs, Peter Jackson's remake of "King Kong" is no longer on the fast track at Universal.
Hong Kong-based entertainment powerhouse Golden Harvest is strengthening its presence in Malaysia by upping its stake in dominant exhibs Golden Communications and Cathay Cinemas.
Calendar 1996 saw close to 500 movies tracked by Daily Variety in the domestic marketplace, which in-cludes Canada and the U.S. For instances in which a film has separate rights holders in the two…
The date for the American Museum of the Moving Image's salute to Goldie Hawn has been changed to Feb. 25 because of a conflict with the Grammy Awards.
The Jan. 18 screening of "Love God" at the Sundance Film Festival will mark the first time a feature shot on video and transferred to 35mm film will unspool at the event.
Alex Sichel makes a splashy directorial debut in "All Over Me," a powerful exploration of the intimate friendship between two adolescent girls as they are about to experience the first taste of…
Former Fine Line Features prexy Ira Deutchman will team up with "Smoke" producers Pe-ter Newman and Greg Johnson when his two-year, first-look deal with New Line Cinema expires Feb. 1.
1. Independence Day (Fox) 306,155,579 2. Twister (WB) 241,721,524 3. Mission: Impossible (Par) 180,981,866
Martin Donovan, Richard Schiff, Joanna Going, Patrick Malahide and newcomer Danny Edwards are set to star in filmmaker Scott Reynolds's "Heaven" for Dimension Films.