Paramount loves a good fight: Sources said late Tuesday that the studio just snapped up the story of 16-year-old Dallas Malloy, the femme amateur boxer who won her first bout last Saturday, for a…
Julia Roberts closed a deal late Tuesday night to play Dr. Jekyll's chambermaid, as TriStar Pictures and the actress's agent confirmed that she has agreed to star as "Mary Reilly."
Kathryn Bigelow and her First Light company have signed a two-year first-look directing deal with 20th Century Fox, sources said.
Larry Estes, considered one of the most influential studio executives in the U.S. independent-movie community, has ankled as senior veepee of Columbia TriStar Home Video to take a producing deal with…
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.
Rapper and actor Tupac Shakur was arrested and charged with shooting two off-duty police officers. Shakur, 22, was arrested Sunday. A preliminary hearing, scheduled for Monday in Municipal Court, was…
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…
Leonard Klady: Cinefile
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…