The Big Mac connection is already working wonders for "Matusalem." The Quebec-made pic, which is the first local film ever to be officially sponsored by McDonald's, opened on a record 42 screens…
Universal might need an extra-long one-sheet for its big summer pic "The Flintstones," which stars John Goodman. And don't be surprised if the credits stretch to 10 minutes. All because more…
Of the top 100 global earners in film for 1993, 88 were American productions. But 52% of the total grosses was generated outside the U.S. Those are among the findings of the first Daily Variety…
Completing a sweep of the major film critics' groups, "Schindler's List" has been named best picture of 1993 by the National Society of Film Critics and, for once, Steven Spielberg also won as best…
Twentieth Century Fox snapped up Richard Maxwell's thriller/caper spec script "Stolen Moments" during the holidays, sources said Monday.
Omar Epps, who starred in "The Program," will take on a key role in "Higher Learning," helmer John Singleton's next Columbia Pictures outing, sources said Thursday.
Oscar-winning composer Bill Conti has been named music director for the 66th Academy Awards presentation.
New Line Cinema production “The Mask” will be helmed by Chuck Russell. Director credit was wrong in a story Monday.
Though "Citizen Kane" has widely influenced American films since its release in 1941, one of the picture's subtler devices is just starting to catch on: no opening credits.
What a difference a week makes. Seven days ago, exhibitors were ready to jump into a popcorn vat and die hot and buttered. But that was back in the dark days of 1993. The new year got off to a fast…
The holidays were kind to the bulk of productions on the Los Angeles-New York exclusives roster, with a large number reporting gains over the previous weekend. Even some of the majors weighed in with…