The Writers Guild of America West, looking to bolster benefits for cartoon scribes, is launching the Animation Writers Caucus with a reception at 7 p.m. May 3 at WGA's offices in West Hollywood.
Turner Pictures is launching the ill-fated Minnow once again, with hopes that it will add another successful chapter to history's longest three-hour tour.
Toronto-based Alliance Communications Corp. has reached an agreement with Universal Pictures to co-finance three films.
With U.S. pix taking a relatively low profile on the Croisette this year as predicted, the competition selections of the 1994 Cannes Film Festival are dominated by titles from France and Italy.
Columbia Pictures was honored with a 1994 Belding Bowl for its "In the Line of Fire" teaser trailer at the 28th annual Belding Awards show at the Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.
Sydney Pollack is in the running to direct Sean Connery in "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir," while Arne Glimcher will direct the actor in "Just Cause." The information was unclear in a story Wednesday.
The crafts unions and the producers squared off at their quarterly meeting in Palm Springs Wednesday over the contentious contract issue of pilots vs. movies of the week, sources said. The two…
Charles Bronson's Zuleika Farms Prods. and seven other Cannon Pictures Inc. creditors filed a petition late Tuesday to push the indie into involuntary bankruptcy proceedings. The suit threatens to…
Breakthrough Awards will be presented for media portrayals of women and men as equals during "Sex, Violence or Love Between Equals 1994," a symposium from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the Bel Age Hotel.
Paramount chairman and CEO Martin Davis officially called it quits Wednesday , announcing the formation of a new company, Wellspring Associates. Also making the jump to the new firm is Donald…
Gabriel Byrne will star opposite Winona Ryder and Susan Sarandon in "Little Women," which starts production Monday in Vancouver, Columbia Pictures announced Wednesday. Production start on the…