In its trip across the Atlantic, British playwright Jim Cartwright's "The Rise and Fall of Little Voice," a bravura study of a twisted mother-daughter relationship that debuted at the Royal National…
The U.S. stayed in Vietnam too long, and Oliver Stone has returned to the subject one time too many with "Heaven and Earth." Final installment in the director's trilogy of films on the nation's…
Interactive film pioneer Interfilm Inc. announced Wednesday that its new pic, "Ride For Your Life," will be the first release spearheading a recently signed three-picture deal with Sony Pictures…
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. said Wednesday that it had completed its cash deal to buy Castle Rock Entertainment (Daily Variety, Dec. 21).
Exhibitors said they expect delivery of 1,500 "Tombstone" prints to become a nightmare before Christmas, but officials for Technicolor Entertainment Services and Buena Vista Pictures Distribution…
In moves designed to bulwark the European entertainment industry against increasing dominance by the U.S., both France and Spain have taken separate steps to slap quotas on U.S. showbiz imports.
The fifth Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival will open Jan. 6 with French comedy "Les Visiteurs" and close Jan. 15 with Michael Apted's new thriller, "Blink."
MOTION PICTURES DRAMA “The Age of Innocence”– Columbia Pictures (Columbia Pictures) “In the Name of the Father”– Jim Sheridan Prods. (Universal Pictures) “The Piano”– Jan Chapman Prods. (Miramax…
Two financial companies have sued Cannon Pictures Inc. in U.S. District Court for more than $ 14 million related to an alleged breach of a film financing contract.
Paramount's "Intersection," with Richard Gere and Sharon Stone, crossed into R-rating territory, according to the latest bulletin by the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion Picture…
A decent addition to the current cycle of screen and TV Westerns, "Tombstone" is a tough-talking but soft-hearted tale that is entertaining in a sprawling, old-fashioned manner. Hollywood Pictures…