Oscar-winning lyricist Alan Bergman has been appointed chairman of the 66th Academy Awards Governors Ball Committee by Academy president Arthur Hiller. This marks Bergman's third assignment as…
Buena Vista Intl. has chosen Barcelona-based Laurenfilm as its new partner for theatrical distribution in Spain, replacing its year-old deal with C.B. Films.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America announced Tuesday that Marsha Kessler has been promoted to veepee of cable copyright royalty and distribution and Sandra Corollo Pope to the post of director of…
Tensions are escalating between the powerful handlers of publicity-shy movie and music stars and the studios and record labels looking to use those stars to promote their projects.
A Huminitas Master Writers Workshop with scripters Meg Kasdan ("Grand Canyon") and Frank Pierson ("Dog Day Afternoon,""Cool Hand Luke") will be held Jan. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 10750 Ohio…
The Independent Feature Project/West has established Project: Involve Prods. and will produce its first short fiction film during the summer of 1994.
Working a bit too hard to send the crowd into a frenzy, the action in this basketball-oriented yarn isn't exactly fantastic, but it is mildly entertaining. Still, with the limited star power in its…
French major UGC and Paris-based video distributor Film Office have expanded their crossover distribution agreement, it was announced Monday.
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Jonathan Lynn has stepped down as helmer of "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir" at Fox, the studio confirmed late Tuesday. The pic's star, Sean Connery, reportedly has requested "The Firm" helmer Sydney…