Richard Riordan starts work today as the city's new mayor, assuming the mantle at a time when the entertainment industry is torn by a love/hate relationship with Los Angeles.
The last notes proved sweetest for the 17th San Francisco Lesbian & Gay Intl. Film Festival, as world-preemed American indie pic "Grief"-- its post-production completed just a day before screening…
Australia's two major film events, the 40th Sydney Film Festival (June 11-26 ) and the 42nd Melbourne Intl. Film Festival (June 4-18), have both wrapped with increased B.O. takes.
Mirjana Van Blaricom has been re-elected as president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. for 1993-94, while Mahfouz Doss has been elected veepee, Lowell Staine has been elected executive secretary…
"Geronimo" will be the major Christmas release of Columbia Pictures, the studio announced Wednesday. The period Western, currently before the cameras, stars Jason Patric, Wes Studi and Oscar-winners…
Executives and representatives of Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. concluded their annual confab over the weekend in Seville, Spain. On the agenda were screenings of upcoming releases, as…
Gov. Pete Wilson has appointed five new members, and made five re-appointments, to the California Film Commission. Not surprisingly, four of the five new appointees are Republicans.
Chopsocky thesp Jeff Wincott, who just wrapped Image Pictures' "Martial Outlaw," is set to star in another Image outing, "Fatal Impact," which starts lensing Aug. 23 in Los Angeles.
Although Weimar Germany was known for some enlightenment regarding homosexuality, this openness was shattered in 1933 when the Nazis assumed power and enacted Article 175, making homosexuality…
Carlotta Florio has been promoted to veepee of special projects for Columbia Pictures from executive director of special projects.