Overarching the box office world, "Jurassic Park" flew to $ 190.4 million gross outside North America through Aug. 19. It's a certainty to barrel past $ 200 million by today, landing at about $ 207…
Only the simple-minded will find much to cheer in this martial arts actioner, which has the queasy feel of a movie slapped together by the marketing department -- i.e., let's double our pleasure by…
Peter Pruce, who graduated last year from UCLA film school, has already sold his second script -- based on the story of Rasputin -- to Paramount Studios. The studio has asked Pruce to do some…
"It's All True," a feature documentary about Orson Welles' lost 1942 film of the same name, will receive its world premiere Oct. 15 at the New York Film Festival. Paramount will release the film…
Despite the success of TriStar's "Cliffhanger" and Epic Records' Spin Doctors and Pearl Jam, Sony Corp. reported Thursday a precipitous, 48.5% drop in net income for its first quarter.
Multimedia Motion Pictures has named Mark De Vitre director, business and legal affairs. He has worked for Philips Interactive Media of America, Hanna-Barbera Prods. and Spelling Entertainment.
"The Bridge on the River Kwai,""The Guns of Navarone,""Holiday" and "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" will be among the first titles to bow on Columbia TriStar Home Video's Studio Heritage Collection…
In what amounts to a "nyuk nyuk nyuk" to two heirs of the Three Stooges, Columbia Pictures has filed a cross-complaint saying it has certain rights to use the personae of the comic trio because it…
Alan Ladd Jr. has made his expected move to Paramount Pictures, where he has signed an exclusive three-year pact to develop and produce movies (Variety, Aug. 16).
Universal Pictures has purchased the film rights to James Dickey's still-unpublished novel "To the White Sea" for producer Richard Roth.
Frank Oz, longtime collaborator with Jim Henson and director of such pix as "Little Shop of Horrors" and "Housesitter," has inked a two-year deal to direct commercials exclusively through Limelight…