Evan Ferrante, Peter Kim
Basking in the Oscars' limelight, "Schindler's List" accelerated to $ 73 million gross overseas through last Wednesday -- outpacing the domestic tally.
This rare Korean indie production sheds light on a little-known issue of worker exploitation in Asia. While that slant may interest fests looking for human rights themes, wobbly dramatic development…
Also with: Rina Okada, Chiyochirow Aoki, Hadaka Samuzora, Asako Kobayashi, Takuo Kobayashi.
Credit Lyonnais took over MGM/UA in May 1992. Date was incorrect in Thursday's story, and name of bank spokesman Fred Spar was misspelled.
Also with: Yves Jacques, Rene-Richard Cyr, Chantal Francke, Sonia Laplante, Michel Tremblay, Macha Grenon, Marie-Claude Robitaille, Jean-Pierre Coallier, Yves Desgagnes, Gildor Roy, Marcel Leboeuf…
Seasoned production hand Lindsley Parsons Jr. is the new president of Intl. Film Guarantors. Parsons takes the reigns of the completion bond company after his most recent stint as CEO of Lucas…
"The Hands" is a low-key thriller that only half succeeds in being scary. B.O. prospects locally are so-so. Pic, originally shot as a telepic, would be better off on the small screen.
Also with: Bjorn Kjellman, David Jazy, Adam Nilsson, Brahim Elouagari, Maria Simonsson, Malin Bergstrom, Gabriel Hermelin, Reuben Salamander, Bo-Ingvar Ljungqvist, Ann Petren, Rolf Wikstrom.
As part of its recently announced five-year, $ 250 million expansion plan, United Artists Theatre Circuit has closed a deal to build a sprawling 14-screen, 50,000-square-foot multiplex in Washington…