Disney's plucky screen pucksters took the nation's box office by storm in their second incarnation, "D2: The Mighty Ducks," skating to an estimated $ 10.5 million in the pic's debut weekend…
An unusual and vibrant piece set in recent colonial Africa, "Twiste a Poponguine" tackles serious material with an arresting light touch and signals a notable new talent in producer/director/writer…
Elizabeth Clark, former Columbia Pictures publicist, has been named director of publicity at Castle Rock Entertainment.
It's a fast trip back to the minors for "Major League II," a singularly unfunny, dramatically tepid follow-up to 1989's $ 50 million theatrical success. Commercial prospects for the Cinderella squad…
Less than a month after he stepped in as head of the new family film division at 20th Century Fox, John Matoian has begun to assemble his team, bringing Fox senior veepee of production Chris…
Another cop show, this one pinned on the Seattle police, offers George C. Scott as retired chief of homicide and Dan Cortese as his cop grandson whose dead father stands between them. Writer/creator…
New Line Cinema, banking on the Jim Carrey vehicle "The Mask" as its hot summer prospect, has moved up the pic's opening by one week to July 29. New Line distrib and marketing prexy Mitchell Goldman…
At the critical, defining moment in the life of would-be Hollywood actor Jimmy Alto, he comes up firing blanks. The same can be said of Barry Levinson's oddball attempt to mix offbeat comedy with…
Even disregarding its credibility problems, "D2" is a pretty sorry follow-up to a picture that spawned a National Hockey League franchise and enchanted the box office to the tune of $ 50 million.
In a move that could dramatically change the way production is done in Hollywood, Paramount Pictures and Kaleidoscope Films have linked up via a Pacific Bell fiber-optic network.