Negotiations for Dustin Hoffman to direct "Little Big League" have broken down, but the actor is still in the hunt for his first project behind the camera , sources confirmed yesterday.
MGM yesterday became the latest studio to throw its hat into the spec script ring, shelling out a hefty amount for "Getting Even With Dad," a family comedy written by Jim Jennewein and Thomas S…
Landmark Theatres is saluting "cinema's tough-as-nails women" during its 16 -day Violent Femmes Film Festival beginning on Jan. 20 at the Nuart Theatre.
Miramax's Oscar-winner "Mediterraneo" was the top foreign-language import of 1992, grossing $ 4.55 million since its March release. The 1991 Orion Classics release "Europa, Europa" completed a…
Warner Bros. encored as the leading film distributor in the U.S.-Canadian market in 1992, as measured by the exclusive annual Daily Variety analysis of film rentals from theatrical box office.
Imagine Films Entertainment Inc. is expected to announce today that its board of directors has accepted company founders Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's $ 9 -a-share bid to acquire the remaining stock…
"Boxing Helena," which survived the last-minute exits of Madonna and Kim Basinger after both got cold feet about portraying a limbless leading lady, has suffered another stinging setback. Just a week…
Warner Bros. has once again proven a semi-simultaneous international and domestic launch can generate impressive B.O. numbers with the right formula. "The Bodyguard" will likely break the $ 100…
One of Hollywood's top femme box office draws, Michelle Pfeiffer, reached an agreement late yesterday to star opposite Jack Nicholson in Columbia Pictures' "Wolf," several sources confirmed.
Walt Disney has announced plans for its second video rollout of "Pinocchio," the campaign to include ties with Colgate-Palmolive and General Mills, special edition copies, and the title's laserdisc…
When bloodthirsty dinosaurs lumber across the screen with startling realism this summer in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park," audiences are expected to shrink in horror. With luck, Universal…