Julie Warner has been cast opposite Donald Sutherland and Eric Thal in Hollywood Pictures' "Puppet Masters," which is scheduled to start production at Warner Hollywood Studios next week, sources said…
Robert Shapiro has been named senior executive consultant for the 66th Academy Awards presentation being produced by Gilbert Cates. This marks the fifth Oscar assignment for Shapiro, who most…
If only "Risk" had anything to say about its implied subject, it might be worth a look. But this desperate romance between an irredeemable loser and the woman who vainly tries to save him goes…
The biggest surprise to emerge from the weekend box office was singularly soft Sunday business. Estimates for the top films in the marketplace were generally between $ 200,000 to $ 500,000 on the…
Rose Troche makes an auspicious debut as director, co-writer and editor of "Go Fish," a fresh, hip comedy about contemporary lifestyles within the lesbian community. Theatrical prospects are…
The Jan. 17 Northridge earthquake sent aftershocks through the exclusives roster last weekend. Biz drops in Los Angeles were the rule, and pix struggling through opening weekends generally did…
The early, pre-fame days of the Beatles are a great subject for a film, but the potential has been only partly realized in "Backbeat." This energetic, dramatically potent look at the band's Hamburg…
Five films have been chosen as finalists for the best marketed film of 1993 by the Film Information Council.
March may come in like a lion, but it won't go out with a "Wolf," Columbia Pictures said Monday, as the studio is betting its big-budget Jack Nicholson starrer can play big in the summer.
The screenings of "The Colours of My Father" and "On the Bridge," which were scheduled for 7:30 tonight, have been canceled due to earthquake damage at UCLA's Melnitz Theater.
The 1994 Berlin Intl. Film Festival Monday announced it had completed the program for pix in official competition, with the still-lingering specter of East German totalitarianism as a prominent theme.