Westinghouse Broadcasting's flirtation with distributing pictures theatrically in the U.S. is over.
"Point of No Return" began its European campaign in surprisingly languid fashion in Italy last week, while "Indecent Proposal" ran red hot in Australia, "Aladdin" captivated Filipinos and "Groundhog…
Britain's biggest cinema chains are resisting attempts by United Intl. Pictures to extract the highest percentage ever in the U.K. for playing "Jurassic Park."
"What Hollywood wants is the same ... only different," mused producer/director Rob Cohen on opening day of his "Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story."
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer appears to be a sure-fire winner in the restructuring of Carolco Pictures. Details of the five-year distribution pact, which Carolco and MGM signed late last week, reveal that MGM…
Paramount Pictures has acquired Norman Jewison's "Bogus" in turnaround from Warner Bros., giving the director a solid one-two production punch for 1994 release.
Lost In Yonkers" is a carefully rendered, ultimately unexciting screen version of Neil Simon's 1991 Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Story of a domineering old woman's tyranny over two generations of…
Writer John Fasano has been signed to script Cinergi's "Die Hard 3." The sequel to the highly profitable action pix will again star Bruce Willis.
Buoyed by the success of "Basic Instinct," Carolco Pictures Inc. slowed the tide of red ink in 1992, posting a net loss of $ 88 million.
Miramax Films has acquired North American distribution rights to writer-director John Duigan's "Sirens," which marks the company's first acquisition since melding as an autonomous unit with Walt…
Meryl Streep has been set to star in "River Wild," a Turman/Foster production for Universal, which will go before the cameras in July. Co-producer Larry Turman confirmed the casting of Streep in a…