London-based Working Title Films is ramping up its slate of productions in the $ 10 million-$ 12 million range, and has appointed Debra Hayward and Liza Chasin as VPs of development/production.
Fernando Trueba's film "Belle Epoque" swept the seventh annual Goya awards, Spain's version of the Oscars, taking film, original screenplay, director and actress honors at the Saturday ceremony.
Bruce Doering has been named executive director of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Camera Local 659, after serving as the Local's business rep since 1986.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts will hold its 24th annual awards ceremony Sunday. Twin ceremonies will be held in London and Los Angeles.
French director Louis Malle will head the jury for the 46th Cannes Film Festival, which runs May 13-24. Malle, 60, shared the fest's major prize, the Golden Palm award, in 1956 with Jacques Cousteau…
Catherine Deneuve has joined the list of presenters on the 65th annual Academy Awards show, produced by Gilbert Cates. This marks the first appearance as a presenter for the actress, who is a best…
"Les Visiteurs," a crowd-pleasing time-travel comedy, is doing boffo biz at Gallic wickets. Snappily paced and resoundingly silly pic follows the goofy antics of an 12th-century knight and his…
General Cinema Corp. is changing its corporate name to Harcourt General Inc., effective today. The company said the name "reflects the major strategic repositioning undertaken by the company over the…
Try to imagine "Godspell" without the jokes, the charm, the vigor or the terrific songs, and you have some idea what to expect from "The Judas Project," a muddle-headed allegorical drama that…
CEL Communications Inc., the producer/distributor of documentaries, has signed Phil Howort to the new post of president, international.