A record 8,000 prints of the Academy Awards theatrical trailer, containing film clips of all nominees in the actor, actress and picture categories, are being shipped to movie theaters around the…
Liza Minnelli has joined the cast of the 65th annual Academy Awards show, her ninth appearance. The March 29 Oscarcast, directed by Jeff Margolis, will be held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and…
Paramount Communications Inc. is being targeted by one of its institutional shareholders to protest the hefty compensation package of chairman Martin S. Davis.
The Samuel Goldwyn Co. has acquired domestic and Mexican rights to Ang Lee's romantic comedy "The Wedding Banquet," which tied for the top prize at the just concluded Berlin Intl.
What the heck is a Slant Focus Lens? Who is RenderMan? And why are they being honored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences this year?
General Cinema Corp. said yesterday its profit for its first fiscal quarter sank 92% from results a year earlier that included a huge onetime gain related to its purchase of a publishing company.
BERLIN -- For his first film in five years, Dusan Makavejev returns to the themes that made him famous in the '60s and early '70s in pix like "Innocence Unprotected" and "WR: Mysteries of the…
The French group Chargeurs, whose entertainment industry investments include stakes in BSkyB, Action-pay-per-view and Allied Filmmakers, has announced net 1992 profits of 724 million francs ($ 131…
Main Line prexy Carl Mazzocone yesterday testified that his company was racing against time to set Kim Basinger to star in "Boxing Helena," hoping to firm a deal before the start of the 1991 American…
The Samuel Goldwyn Co. has acquired U.S. distribution rights on "Baraka," the 70mm non-narrative visual tone poem that was awarded the International Critics Prize at last fall's Montreal Film…
Miramax Films has acquired all U.S. rights to the U.K.-Canada co-production "Camilla" in a deal inked at the American Film Market.