As several competitors circled, TriStar producer Wendy Finerman staked a bounty of $ 225,000 against $ 750,000 to option the screen rights to "One for the Money," Janet Evanovich's novel to be…
The question of movie theaters' viability in a 500-channel superhighway future will be addressed by industry honchos Ted Turner and MCA Motion Picture chairman Tom Pollock next month during a…
Rookie indie production outfit Muse Prods. has optioned two novels from the Jim Thompson estate for around $ 800,000, including backends "The Killer Inside Me" and "Savage Night."
United Artists this week agreed to option the screen rights to a New Yorker magazine story that ran less than a month ago.
Warner Home Video has moved up the release date of "The Fugitive" to March 10 to capitalize on publicity from the film's Academy Award nominations.
New Line Cinema has wooed John Woo's next pic away from a slew of bidders, landing the untitled action bonanza about a Florida cop tied up with the mob.
Less than a year after its formation, and following its involvement as executive producers of the coming Columbia Pictures pic "Bottle Rocket," the production company Boyle & Taylor Prods. is closing…
The Samuel Goldwyn Co. has inked Oscar winners Marisa Tomei and Anjelica Huston totopline the pic that's becoming the indie's biggest project yet for 1994, "The Perez Family."
Goldie Hawn has joined the cast of the 66th Academy Awards show, her seventh appearance. A two-time nominee, Hawn won the supporting-actress Oscar in 1969 for "Cactus Flower."
Chris O'Donnell, who recently starred in "The Three Musketeers" and "Scent of a Woman," will receive the NATO/ShoWest '94 Male Star of Tomorrow.
Emma Thompson has opted for a lighthearted comedy as her next venture, signing on to star opposite Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger in Universal's "Junior."