Headliner Prods. has acquired U.S. distribution rights to “La Madre Muerta” (The Dead Mother), a thriller from Spanish director Juanma Bajo Ulloa. Sogepaq repped the Spanish pic at AFM. The film has…
Wind, sleet and snow couldn't dampen the February box office as domestic grosses took off the seasonal chill with revenues of $ 363.9 million. It represented a 9% boost from one year earlier but…
Bruno Kirby, Mark Wahlberg, Michael Imperioli and James Maddio will co-star with Leonardo DiCaprio in Island Pictures' screen adaptation of Jim Carroll's "The Basketball Diaries," it was announced…
Unit production manager Burt Bluestein will receive the Robert A. Aldrich Award from the Directors Guild of America, given for outstanding service to the Guild.
Yorktown Prods. has officially inked Gayle Fraser-Baigelman as president of director Norman Jewison's WB-based production company, the executive confirmed Monday.
Gene Hackman, who picked up last year's best supporting actor Oscar for "Unforgiven," will make his sixth appearance as a presenter at the 66th Academy Awards, March 21 at the Dorothy Chandler…
The Los Angeles Unified School District will extend a pilot program slashing fees to film on school property.
Universal's "In the Name of the Father," the Irish-set, fact-based drama nominated for seven Academy Awards, has hit a nerve and box office gold in the Republic of Ireland. It has grossed $ 3,207,911…
Steven Spielberg, patching up strained relations with Paris, told French President Francois Mitterrand Tuesday that France deserves a healthy film industry and Americans should watch more foreign…
The name of talent managers Roy Silver and Peter Golden’s firm is Golden Silver Management. It was omitted from Friday’s story about the Producers Entertainment Group. * * * Foreign sales of Oliver…
French actress Catherine Deneuve has been appointed vice president of the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, organizers said Tuesday.