Toronto-based film and TV production and distribution company Norstar Entertainment has opened a Los Angeles office to handle domestic sales and licensing. The office will be headed up by Dave…
Startup costs on megaplex openings wiped out AMC Entertainment Inc.'s earnings in the three months to Dec. 26, cutting its net profit to $419,000 from $5.3 million a year earlier.
Frank Darabont has sealed a two-picture deal with Castle Rock Entertainment, the company that produced his first directorial effort "The Shawshank Redemption," which he adapted from a novella by…
Lakeshore Entertainment has acquired the international rights to "Dream With the Fishes." The North American rights are still available. Information was wrong in Wednesday's story.
Adrienne Shelly's "Sudden Manhattan," a romantic comedy of a woman pursued by a series of offbeat suit-ors, will be the maiden release of Phaedra Cinema, a distribution/production company begun by…
War. Wall Street. Rock 'n' Roll. Crime. Politics. What's left for Oliver Stone to tackle but sports ... specifically, the National Football League.
A selection of 14 full-length features and nine short films, all with the theme of friendship, will compete for honors at the Children's Festival of the 47th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 13-24).
As the 1997 Sundance Film Festival heads into the home stretch, three more titles have pulled into the lead in the acquisitions derby.
"The English Patient," followed by "Jerry Maguire," led the list Thursday of nominees for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, giving the pics a boost in this year's Oscar race.
The beginnings of economic renewal and a host of new multiplex screens spelled good news at the Mexican box office last year, with Motion Picture Assn. members' rentals up 17% in dollar terms over…
Fred Hayman has been named fashion coordinator for the 69th Academy Awards presentation, show producer Gilbert Cates announced Thursday. It's Hayman's ninth consecutive year in the role.
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