"Last Action Hero" opened to promising business in Taiwan in its first international outing. Columbia TriStar Intl. reported an opening weekend gross of $ NT11.5 million ($ 441,816) in Taipei. Pic's…
PBS and National Public Radio will team to broadcast Senate confirmation hearings on Supreme Court nominee Ruth Bader Ginsburg, beginning July 20. PBS will air gavel-to-gavel coverage from 10 a.m. to…
Geffen Pictures' "M. Butterfly" has been selected as the opening-night film for the 18th annual Festival of Festivals. And the honor makes helmer David Cronenberg the first director to have two films…
Universal Pictures has purchased Tom Eidson's Western novel "The Standoff" for studio-based Stampede Entertainment, sources said Tuesday. Ron Underwood ("City Slickers") is attached to direct the…
An amiable, middle-brow entertainment, "Chantilly Lace" provides a knowing, bittersweet look at the complex lives of modern American women. The film, shown as closing night of the AFI/L.A. Film Fest…
MTV Prods., the in-house production unit of MTV Networks Inc., and Geffen Pictures will jointly develop a feature film based on "Joe's Apartment," the MTV live-action/animated short.
"Orlando" remained the top attraction in exclusive runs as indies successfully competed in various locales with the majors over the July 4th holiday.
The fireworks exploded over the long July 4th weekend and the figure that emerges from the smoke is $ 124.3 million. It's a record: The biggest four-day weekend in the history of the cinema, topping…
Los Angeles Superior Court has delivered a temporary restraining order to alleged "professional gate crasher" Stephanie Miller, who claims she was invited to the premieres of "Cliffhanger" and "Last…
Relatives of two of the Three Stooges contend the family of Moe Howard, the founding Stooge, owes them up to $ 5 million in profits from merchandising and marketing deals.