Twentieth Century Fox has moved Michael London into a more visible position within the studio's film unit, upping him to executive vice president of production.
Robert Meyers, the former prexy of Orion Pictures Intl., has been tapped as the new prexy and CEO of feature distrib Odyssey Entertainment Ltd., it was announced Tuesday by Odyssey's parent outfit…
American counterculture and early '70s values come flooding back like a peyote-induced dream in Gus Van Sant's "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues," a far-out, meandering fantasy set on a ranch run by…
With such disparate pics as "Snake Eyes" and "The Piano" already in the can, thesp Harvey Keitel is stretching even further. Daily Variety has learned he is set to topline next in the family drama…
Ironically, it was American mega-grosser Steven Spielberg who provided the climax to the two-day International Authors (i.e., filmmakers) Symposium in Venice, held to defend freedom of expression and…
Opening with "Sleepless in Seattle" and closing shop with Spielberg's dino epic, Deauville's 19th annual Festival du Cinema Americain (Sept. 3-13) appears to have finally attained its long-sought…
Nothing like Labor Day weekend to lure people to the theater. The Samuel Goldwyn Co.'s "The Wedding Banquet" still held the No. 1 position with a weekend box office take of $ 94,014 -- a$ 17,475 jolt…
Warner Bros.' "The Fugitive" ran away from its competition over the Labor Day weekend, as the film proved its legs by earning more than three times as much as its nearest competitor.
Walt Disney Pictures is fast-tracking its version of Jack London's "Call of the Wild," which the studio has been developing.
The Telluride Film Festival marked its 20th anniversary over the Labor Day weekend with an exceptionally varied selection of top films from past and present, from overseas and North America.
No criminal charges will be filed in the death of actor Brandon Lee, who was shot on a movie set with a gun that was supposed to fire only blanks.