What are the best movie stunts of all time? The question itself could ignite a real, bruising barroom brawl among stuntmen.
It is perhaps a sign of the times that Ken Bates, who bungees 300 feet from a Chinook helicopter (doubling Sylvester Stallone) in Warner Bros.' upcoming "Demolition Man" and plummeted off Yosemite's…
Former Planet 3 Entertainment Group veepee of development Howard Barish announced Wednesday the formation of Kandoo Films, Inc., a TV movie and low-budget feature company.
Paramount Pictures and MCA Universal are accelerating moves to create a cinema circuit in Japan by naming Ian Riches to the new post of VP, Far East, of their exhibition coventure United Cinemas Intl.
A laboratory fire has destroyed the original negatives of several classic movies from London's Ealing Studios, including "The Lavender Hill Mob,""Whisky Galore" and "Passport to Pimlico."
Manhattan-based investment firm Siegler, Collery & Co. has launched its second foray into the entertainment business as the principal backer for newly formed production company Autumn Pictures.
One of the most spectacular and dangerous movie stunts was performed off-camera. Stunt drivers literally get shot out of cannons. It is the most spectacular way to flip a car over...and over...and…
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora's feature film…
Woody Allen is parting company with TriStar Pictures and will instead make his next three films with private funding, Daily Variety has learned.
Columbia's "Last Action Hero" is off to a fast start in its initial foreign dates. The fantasy-adventure has debuted in the Far East in Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the Philippines and Singapore and…