AMC Theatres is expanding beyond ticket and popcorn sales into an area that will put it into direct competition with Hollywood's major studios--theatrical distribution.
Exhibs worldwide are set to end the year on a joyously high note with "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York,""The Bodyguard,""Beauty and the Beast" and other crowd pullers.
Footage of Ginger Rogers dancing with the late Fred Astaire has been nixed from the upcoming Dec. 30 CBS broadcast of the Kennedy Center Honors.
Marlene Dietrich's heir is discussing the possibility of establishing a museum near Berlin to house the diva's mementos, a portion of which are home movies of her famous friends, lovers and…
Film star and former Screen Actors Guild president Dana Andrews, 83, died at Los Alamitos Medical Center early yesterday morning of pneumonia. He had been in failing health for several years.
When Adolph Zukor saw the dailies from Bob Hope's first film, the Paramount studio chief sent out a note saying Hope was going to be the biggest star on the lot.
Robert Altman's Fine Line Features release "The Player" was the big winner in the 58th annual New York Film Critics Circle Awards, narrowly defeating Clint Eastwood's "Unforgiven" for best picture…
"The Big Broadcast of 1938," (1938) Paramount. Hope got sixth billing, under W.C. Fields, Martha Raye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Ross and Lynne Overman. Hope plays an alimony-plagued radio announcer…
Complaining that box office cashiers are crediting "Malcolm X" purchases to films like "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," director Spike Lee held a press conference to warn his fans to check their…
Eternity Pictures has launched production on screenwriter Robert Ian Strauss' "Body Shot," which stars "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" villain Robert Patrick and will be directed by company topper…
The Film Information Council voted Warner Bros.' "Malcolm X" its third monthly FIC Excellence in Film Marketing Award.