All creatures great and small will now get a new home in the Hollywood community: Jim Henson Prods. has announced the opening of the Creature Shop in Burbank.
The first fruits of the joint venture between Rolling Stone magazine and Fox TV airs tonight in an hourlong recap of the year's best moments in music, film and TV.
Bill and Camille Cosby have made a grant to USC to fund a new screenwriting program for African-American writers that will be named after Camille's father, Guy Alexander Hanks.
Brian Gibson Films announced Monday that former Columbia Pictures creative executive Lizz Speed has been named VP of development at the Disney-based prod'n firm.
The recent downward trend continued last weekend for the Los Angeles-New York exclusives, with the bulk of screens on either coast given to holiday biggies from the majors. Market for the indies was…
Leonard Klady: Cinefile
First-time filmmaker Charles Teton, 32, scores high for initiative but lower on results with "Dark Summer," a visually accomplished but highly distanced cross-tracks love story set in Liverpool…
Also with: Tasuya Nakadai, Yuen Woo-ping, Roy Cheung, Carmen Lee, Lisa Jane Burnett, Reiko Hayawa, Sophia Crawford.
Film selection is under way for screening and competition at the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, skedded March 4-13.
On the Jack Lemmon-Walter Matthau scale, "Grumpy Old Men" comes closer to the languor of "Buddy, Buddy" than the inspired lunacy of "The Odd Couple" or "The Fortune Cookie," saddling the two old pros…
Reviewed at Thessaloniki Film Festival (New Horizons section), Greece, Nov. 10, 1993. Running time: 60 MIN.