L.A.-based Pacific Theatres Corp. will partner with Reading Cinemas of Philadelphia in a $ 100 million-plus construction/acquisition program aimed to double outlets of the 300-screen Pacific chain.
Teri Ritzer will ankle her post as veepee of international publicity at 20th Century Fox, having chosen not to renew her contract at the end of its two-year run.
"Intersection" represents a misguided attempt to retool a French art film as a Hollywood big-star vehicle. This lushly appointed meller about a wealthy man caught between his wife and new girlfriend…
The Theatre Equipment Assn.'s second annual seminar series, "The Evolving & Future Technologies of the Motion Picture Industry," is skedded for Jan. 25-26 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
The French government, under pressure from producers and indie exhibitors to guarantee fair competition in the Paris exhibition market, will instruct Gallic major UGC to sell off screens on the…
Meg Ryan is close to closing a deal to star in Paramount's romantic comedy "I.Q.," a 1950s story that has Albert Einstein playing Cupid for his niece, sources said Thursday.
Hollywood resumed a semblance of normalcy Wednesday, although news of quake damage -- not to mention aftershocks -- continued to rock the film community. As more studios and production companies got…
Everyone, it seems, had dramatic stories from the Northridge quake. Douglas Urbanski, manager to actor Gary Oldman, had one of the most compelling.
Sophia Loren will be honored with a Golden Bear for Lifetime Achievement at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival in February. Additionally, the event will present a retrospective of the Oscar-winning…
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