Film director Federico Fellini left a hospital where he had been treated for an Aug. 3 stroke and was transferred Friday to a physical therapy clinic.
Universal Pictures has purchased the film rights to James Dickey's still-unpublished novel "To the White Sea" for producer Richard Roth.
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.
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).
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…
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.
"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…
"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…
Marlon Brando has sued producer Elliott Kastner for allegedly giving him a $ 1 million check that bounced. Brando, in a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court Tuesday, says Kastner promised…