American Playhouse, with some financial help from Samuel Goldwyn Co., formed Playhouse Pictures Inc., an independent producer of arthouse fare with enough money to shield it from some of the…
A&M Films, in association with Propaganda Films, has acquired the rights to Takashi Bufford's drama "Set It Off," a story described as an inner city "Thelma & Louise."
The Directors Guild of America, in conjunction with UCLA, will gather a panel of leading Latino filmmakers tonight to talk about industry opportunities in TV and film.
The second-highest-rated Academy Awards telecast in 11 years presented ABC with its strongest primetime Nielsen score since Oscar week 1993 and its widest margin of victory in more than three years.
Several heavy hitters left the exclusives roster after expanding, but a few good performers kept the list afloat. Sony Pictures Classics' Oscar-winning "Belle Epoque" scored big in both Los Angeles…
A hip, offbeat horror item floating on a bed of dark philosophy, "Dellamorte Dellamore" is a deceptively easy genre picture with hidden depths. Based on a famous Italian comic strip, film toplines…
After months of negotiations, Tom Pollock has signed on for five more years as executive VP of MCA Inc. and chairman of the company's motion picture division.
James Gianopulos, prexy of 20th Century Fox Intl. and Pay TV, will take over the international distribution and marketing of Fox's theatrical product after being named that division's president.
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A million dollars ain't what it used to be. That is, unless you're an artiste who works for scale or one of those below-the-line heroes so movingly acknowledged this year at the Oscars.