Jodie Foster has wooed 20th Century Fox and Polygram Filmed Entertainment to co-produce her Egg Pictures maiden pic "Nell," based on Mark Handley's play "Idioglossia."
Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Monday jointly confirmed their just-inked deal for MGM/UA to become the domestic theatrical distrib of the indie's major releases. Sources said…
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Touchstone's "The Nightmare Before Christmas" was the most animated feature in the marketplace. The stop-motion marvel rose to the top of the weekend charts with a gross of $ 8,212,477 and a…
Despite some steep drops in Los Angeles, Miramax's "Farewell My Concubine" was one of the higher scorers on the week's list of L.A.-New York exclusives. Pic took $ 76,782 for the weekend total.
While agents hold unprecedented power in Hollywood, command the best tables at the town's premiere watering holes and often earn multimillion-dollar salaries, there is one place where they are still…
Producer/writer Robin Lyons' name was misspelled in Short Takes Monday.
Caravan Pictures has acquired Marc Sedaka's spec screenplay "Overnight Delivery," sources said Monday.
While Hollywood remained stunned over the sudden death of actor River Phoenix early Sunday morning, exec producers of the young thesp's latest pic, "Dark Blood," put the film on hold until they can…
Enigmatic director Stanley Kubrick's next project, the sci-fi epic "A.I.," will be set up at Warner Bros. for production next year, the studio announced in a brief release Monday.