Actress Geena Davis has sued writer Frank Sanello, claiming he authored a story and made up quotes attributed to her.
SANTA BARBARA -- Self-consciously mixing elements of "The Petrified Forest" and "Bagdad Cafe," the unevenly paced "The Painted Desert" also calls to mind Robert Altman's dream narrative "Three…
Warner Bros. has struck a deal with Baltimore Pictures' Barry Levinson and Mark Johnson to co-produce "Home Fries" for Warner Bros., sources confirmed.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors yesterday voted to create a County Motion Picture & Teleproduction Task Force to deal with runaway production.
Reviewed at the Santa Barbara Film Festival, March 6, 1993. Running time: 95 min.
"Radio Flyer" screenwriter-executive producer David Mickey Evans will park his wagon at 20th Century Fox for the next two years under a newly signed first-look deal.
The Italian government is finally cracking down on rampant audiovisual piracy following widely publicized warnings last month from Motion Picture Export Assn. of America chairman Jack Valenti of…
SANTA BARBARA --"Silent Victim" begs the question, "Why?" The project's genesis is confusing in light of the numerous and often more penetrating dramatizations of the abortion issue done over the…
A preliminary injunction against the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, sought by the makers of Uruguay's foreign-language film submission "A Place in the World," was denied yesterday by…
When the Martin Scorsese-directed "After Hours" is screened in Germany and Rosanna Arquette tells how her former lover would "Surrender, Dorothy!" at every orgasm, there is dead silence in the…
Of interest mainly to tradesters, "Joey Breaker" is an inside look at a New York movie talent agent. Lack of visual pizazz plus miscasting severely limit indie pic's breakout potential.