Ooops! The weekend box office flattened out dramatically on Sunday, resulting in the rapid evaporation of roughly $ 3 million in anticipated revenue. Most noticeably affected were family films and…
Lou Diamond Phillips is skedded to receive a special humanitarian award from OxFam America on Thursday during the organization's fourth annual Hollywood Hunger Banquet at the Virgin Megastore Complex.
Motion Picture Assn. of America president and chief executive officer Jack Valenti is skedded to be keynote speaker on March 7 at NATO/ShoWest's international luncheon.
NBC will air “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial” Dec. 12 to counterprogram CBS' three-hour movie “Gypsy.””E.T.,” which was acquired by NBC after two Thanksgiving runs on CBS (Daily Variety, Oct. 13), will…
AMC Entertainment chairman/CEO Stanley H. Durwood will be feted Dec. 15 at the Century Plaza Hotel as the Motion Picture Pioneer of the Year. Date for the event was incorrect in Monday's paper.
The first week of the 13th annual Hawaiian Film Festival wrapped Nov. 12 with most of the event's 140 pix unspooled, free of charge, for about 65,000 people.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.'s losses from continuing operations climbed 32% in the third quarter as the Lion fell prey to three B.O. bombs.
Warner Bros. has settled out of court with J2 Communications and agreed to pay approximately $ 80,000 in damages in a fraud suit, sources said.
Using nine screens in five locations in this bustling provincial university city about 100 miles from Madrid, the 38th edition of the Valladolid Film Festival packed in local audiences throughout the…
The week's trend was generally downward for the indies on the New York/Los Angeles exclusives roster. Some of the drops were modest --"The War Room" in N.Y., for example. "Wild West" and "Baraka"…