In what's shaping up as a potential collision on the information superhighway between Hollywood and the Baby Bells, the MPAA is calling for tougher rules ensuring that telephone company entry into…
Marking Kuzui Enterprises' bid to build on its distribution and co-production slate, former Silver Pictures and Steve Roth Prods. development executive Dana Roth has been named veepee of acquisitions…
A group of indie filmmakers were distraught Thursday after one of only two prints of their latest pic was stolen from the trunk of a car in Hollywood.
After more than a year of negotiations, reps from several major studios and the state fire marshal's film task force have agreed to modify fire safety regulations on sound stages, warehouses and film…
Castle Rock Entertainment has cast its vote to pick up the option on "City Hall," the Harold Becker-helmed pic about New York politics, sources said Thursday.
Francisco Leon may be the most popular man at the Berlin Film Festival this week. As sales manager for the Cuban film institute ICAIC, Leon is in the delicious position of representing "Fresa y…
Skouras Pictures has acquired the Oz family film "The Silver Brumby" for domestic distribution in April.
Andrew Davis, one of Hollywood's hottest helmers thanks to Oscar nominee "The Fugitive," is putting out his producer shingle at the American Film Market hoping to sell foreign rights for his project…
Rookie indie production outfit Muse Prods. has optioned two novels from the Jim Thompson estate for around $ 800,000, including backends "The Killer Inside Me" and "Savage Night."
Emma Thompson has opted for a lighthearted comedy as her next venture, signing on to star opposite Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger in Universal's "Junior."