Warner Bros. Intl. president Wayne Duband has been named "distributor of the year" by the organizers of Cine Expo Intl., the annual European exhibitors convention being staged in Brussels June 27-30.
New Regency Prods. officially announced its plans to make "Noriega," that, as previously reported, will be directed by Oliver Stone and star Al Pacino.
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Roger Donaldson, helmer of "The Getaway" and "No Way Out," has signed a deal pegged at roughly $ 2 million to direct MGM's sci-fi thriller "Species," sources said Tuesday.
Imax Corp., a movie theater chain with towering screens at museums and amusement parks worldwide, said Monday it will soon issue shares for the first time in its 27-year history.
Kerry Packer's Nine Network will buy 15% of Optus Communications, Australia's second-biggest phone company and pay TV satellite owner. The web will pay $ A318 million ($ 229 million) for about 265…
It was almost business as usual Monday as Disney's "D2: The Mighty Ducks" headed the weekend box office with an estimated $ 5,516,540. The figure represented quite a good hold, off just 12%, but a…
Scripter Ron Nyswaner ("Philadelphia") and helmer Dan Algrant ("Naked in New York") will introduce pix at Columbia University's eighth annual showcase of student short films. Eleven films will be…
In the toon tradition of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," Interscope has purchased "Father Figure," a script by Jeff Hause and David Hines, about a man who discovers his dad's a cartoon character. The…
Henry Jaglom's "Babyfever" is to women and their biological clocks what his 1991 "Eating" was to women and their relationship with food. Aiming to provide an intimate look at women's feelings and…
New Media Expo, the latest in a rapidly growing list of conventions aimed at the high-tech worlds of multimedia and interactivity, kicks off today at Los Angeles' Convention Center. Backers claim…