Robert Shapiro has been named senior executive consultant for the 66th Academy Awards presentation being produced by Gilbert Cates. This marks the fifth Oscar assignment for Shapiro, who most…
The biggest surprise to emerge from the weekend box office was singularly soft Sunday business. Estimates for the top films in the marketplace were generally between $ 200,000 to $ 500,000 on the…
If only "Risk" had anything to say about its implied subject, it might be worth a look. But this desperate romance between an irredeemable loser and the woman who vainly tries to save him goes…
The Jan. 17 Northridge earthquake sent aftershocks through the exclusives roster last weekend. Biz drops in Los Angeles were the rule, and pix struggling through opening weekends generally did…
Rose Troche makes an auspicious debut as director, co-writer and editor of "Go Fish," a fresh, hip comedy about contemporary lifestyles within the lesbian community. Theatrical prospects are…
Five films have been chosen as finalists for the best marketed film of 1993 by the Film Information Council.
March may come in like a lion, but it won't go out with a "Wolf," Columbia Pictures said Monday, as the studio is betting its big-budget Jack Nicholson starrer can play big in the summer.
Filmed in Manitoba by Showtime Entertainment, Atlantis Films Ltd., Credo Group Ltd. and Sojourn Pictures Ltd. in association with Tudor/Evenmore Entertainment and Davis Entertainment Television. Exec…
Twentieth Century Fox's international marketing department, in a structural change, has combined publicity and promotion.
Screenplay, Hark, Tang Pik-yin, Cheung Tan, Lau Tai-muk. Camera (color), Arthur Wong; editor, Mak Chi-sin; martial arts directors, Yuen Woo-ping, Yuen Cheung-yan; associate producer, Raymond Lee…