Business was spotty for bicoastal releases last weekend. Although the exclusives roster was fairly kind to a slew of newcomers, pictures with existing runs generally reported B.O. drops from the…
The film world's latest golden couple, Liam Neeson and Natasha Richardson, have signed to star in a movie version of Emile Zola's novel "Therese Raquin."
A controversial New Yorker magazine article claims Columbia Pictures' "Last Action Hero" could rank as a bigger loss than United Artists' "Heaven's Gate," but a Sony Pictures Entertainment spokesman…
The European Union's audiovisual chief said Tuesday he wants to do away with an agreement that has allowed Paramount, MGM and Universal to distribute films in Europe via United Intl. Pictures.
NATO/ShoWest '94 is sold out and no further registrations will be accepted, according to Tim Warner, general chairman of the annual convention of exhibitors and distributors.
Oscar contenders "Schindler's List" and "In the Name of the Father" posted healthy openings in Europe last weekend.
The Walt Disney Co. will reach into the vaults for one of its last film evergreens to hit the homevideo shelves, by releasing "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," the second highest-grossing animated…
Fueled by the interest in the upcoming theatrical release of "The Flintstones ," Turner Home Entertainment is rolling out four new-to-video releases which the company anticipates will be its biggest…
While Paramount Pictures has given the greenlight to "Evening Star," the sequel to "Terms of Endearment," and the studio has landed director Frank Oz to helm the pic, the production may be affected…
Steven Spielberg will be honored with a special tribute on the 20th annual “People’s Choice Awards” telecast, to air March 8 on CBS. Three Spielberg pix –“Jaws,””Raiders of the Lost Ark” and “E.T…
By bidding around $ 500,000 Friday, Universal emerged as the winner of the spec script "Finest in the Field," beating Paramount and Warner Bros. to the punch.