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.
Talk to any one of the record American contingent trekking to Cannes for the MIP-TV market and the tone is upbeat.
Tony Sella has been upped to senior veepee of marketing/creative advertising for 20th Century Fox, one day after the exit of Michael Kaiser from that job.
Signaling the important role literary works will continue to play in their production slate, producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall have tapped Maria B. Campbell Associates, a New York-based…
Paramount Communications Inc., the world's largest educational publisher, has formed a joint venture with software publisher Davidson & Associates Inc., the biggest such multimedia marriage ever, the…
"Rapa Nui" looks very much like an act of cinematic folly, a wacky anthropological adventure staged on a grand scale and filmed in obviously difficult and inhospitable circumstances.
A federal judge refused Tuesday to prevent Fox Broadcasting Co. from televising its pic about the shotgun killings of Live Entertainment chairman Jose Menendez and his wife, Kitty, and the…
The window for submissions to the 39th annual Samuel Goldwyn Awards for excellence in dramatic writing has been set for April 20 through May 20.
Fine Line Features has once again pushed back the release date of Gus Van Sant's "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues." The new date is May 20, when its only competition will be Warner Bros.' highly touted…
Results are in for the 1993 film season in Japan, and for the first time ever rentals for the U.S. majors were higher than those for the local players.
Daily Variety Film Box Office Report APRIL 8-10 NOTE: This table may be divided and Additional information on a particular entry may APPEAR on more than one screen. 1 2 D2:The Mighty Ducks(BV)…