Some notably touchy material receives erratic treatment in "Spanking the Monkey." David O. Russell's first feature, which won the Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival and was picked up there…
Director Sydney Pollack is in final negotiations to close a production pact with Paramount Pictures, bringing the studio two projects under a first-look deal.
The state of California continues to dominate the market in terms of the number of feature films that were either partially or completely shot here in 1993.
There's no magic behind the spell "Ricky Jay & His 52 Assistants" has cast on each of the ticket buyers lucky enough to get a seat during this two-month sold-out run at the Second Stage Theater. It's…
One of the three ghosts cast in Universal/Amblin’s “Casper” is Joe Nipote. His name was misspelled in a story Thursday. * * * Paramount’s “Maury Povich Show” was omitted from a ratings story…
Filmed in Botswana, Africa, by Wildlife Films Botswana for the National Geographic Society. Exec producers, Tom Simon, Nicolas Noxon; supervising producers, Janet McFadden, Teresa Koenig; producers…
A growing number of major studios are supporting a repeal of a key provision of the Prime Time Access Rule, which prohibits top-50 market network affiliates from airing off-net fare in the hour…
Also with: Elyse Guilbault, Mimi D'Estee, Nadia Paradis, Yvon Roy, Michael Rudder, Jean Marchand, Sheena Larkin, Jacques Girard, Sylvie Legault, Serge Christiansens, Doru Bandol
Miramax Films creative director James Verdesoto is leaving at the end of February to form his own Manhattan-based design firm, Indika NYC.
Provocative questions are raised in Marlane Meyer's new "Why Things Burn," but the haze that settles over their deliberation seems less a matter of ambiguity than authorial confusion. A vivid setup…
Also with: Janet Bushor, Keith Cromwell, Shawn Ku, Troy Lambert, David E. Liddell, Jay Poindexter, Michael Quinn, Conny Sasfai, Scott Spahr, Kyle Whyte, Dale Hensley, Jim Madden, Judith Thiergaard…