Disney's "D2: The Mighty Ducks" had quite a slap shot, arriving on the scene to lead the marketplace with $ 10,356,748 in its opening weekend. The pond either got deeper or was more shallow than…
A hip, offbeat horror item floating on a bed of dark philosophy, "Dellamorte Dellamore" is a deceptively easy genre picture with hidden depths. Based on a famous Italian comic strip, film toplines…
After months of negotiations, Tom Pollock has signed on for five more years as executive VP of MCA Inc. and chairman of the company's motion picture division.
Twentieth Century Fox's new family film division has purchased the spec script "Whiz Kid," with "North" star Elijah Wood attached to play a 13-year-old who accidentally becomes a genius. Eyed for a…
Tom Sherak has been upped to the newly created position of senior executive vice president at 20th Century Fox, making him the third highest-ranking exec at the studio.
The Showtime One-Act Festival May 20-July 10 at the Met Theatre in Hollywood is produced by Act One, a production company run by Jerry Levine and Risa Bramon Garcia. Credit was misleading in a story…
With three major sequels debuting this month and nearly a dozen others on tap this summer, the studios are again rallying around the familiarcry: Send in the clones.
Several heavy hitters left the exclusives roster after expanding, but a few good performers kept the list afloat. Sony Pictures Classics' Oscar-winning "Belle Epoque" scored big in both Los Angeles…
James Gianopulos, prexy of 20th Century Fox Intl. and Pay TV, will take over the international distribution and marketing of Fox's theatrical product after being named that division's president.
For the weekend March 25-27 NOTE: This table may be divided and Additional information on a particular entry may APPEAR on more than one screen. Ranking Reported This…
A million dollars ain't what it used to be. That is, unless you're an artiste who works for scale or one of those below-the-line heroes so movingly acknowledged this year at the Oscars.