Italian sales companies aren't turned off by the lack of an official market at the grande dame of European film festivals. With most international territories elusive to all but a handful of Italo…
Peter Weir (president) James Ivory Chen Kaige Nelson Pereira Dos Santos Pierre-Henri Deleau Giuseppe Tornatore Carla Gravina Abdullah Sidran
One of Hollywood's staunchest independents, Gus Van Sant, has reached an agreement with Columbia Pictures to helm screenwriter Buck Henry's adaptation of the novel "To Die For," which will likely go…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
When the Italian economy took a tumble last fall and joined the world's recessionites, the movie industry screamed that the sky was falling. Now, however, the gloom merchants are biting their tongues.
1992-93 season (September-July) NON-ITALIAN FILMS Beauty and the Beast (WB) $ 20,266,847 Basic Instinct (Penta) $ 20,183,831 The Bodyguard (WB) $ 18,540,042 Dracula (Col/TriStar)…
In a topsy-turvy week at the foreign wickets, "Sliver" steamed into Germany and Austria, and "Hot Shots! Part Deux" had a jolly time in the U.K., Mexico and Eastern Europe.
The hardline Chinese communist government may preach against the encroachment of Western ways, but the first Shanghai International Film Festival is set with 160 films and an international jury…
In the Aug. 30 Crix' Picks, the New York Times' film critic Vincent Canby's rating for "Tito and Me" should have been "Pro."
Conventional wisdom has it that of the three major European film festivals, Venice can be the most filmmaker-friendly. Directors with American films unspooling there this year agree: It fits…
"Turn on, tune in, drop out" was a mantra for the 1960s counterculture that found its poets in Burroughs, Kesey and Ginsberg; its pied pipers in Dylan and Hendrix. But its guru was Timothy Leary.