It was a schwing and a hit as Paramount's "Wayne's World 2" topped the charts with an opening weekend of $ 13,516,699. While the opening salvo provided a quite potent average of $ 5,632, the box…
Indie production company Trans Pacific Films is revving up its development slate, buying "Varoom," a comedy about a haunted motorcycle.
All creatures great and small will now get a new home in the Hollywood community: Jim Henson Prods. has announced the opening of the Creature Shop in Burbank.
The first fruits of the joint venture between Rolling Stone magazine and Fox TV airs tonight in an hourlong recap of the year's best moments in music, film and TV.
Bill and Camille Cosby have made a grant to USC to fund a new screenwriting program for African-American writers that will be named after Camille's father, Guy Alexander Hanks.
Brian Gibson Films announced Monday that former Columbia Pictures creative executive Lizz Speed has been named VP of development at the Disney-based prod'n firm.
The recent downward trend continued last weekend for the Los Angeles-New York exclusives, with the bulk of screens on either coast given to holiday biggies from the majors. Market for the indies was…
Leonard Klady: Cinefile
Taiwan has taken the first step to allowing films made in Communist mainland China to be shown freely on screens here. Winner of this year's Cannes Golden Palm award, "Farewell My Concubine," was…
Harrison Ford and Jane Seymour were honored as male and female stars of the year at the Hollywood Women's Press Club's annual Golden Apple Awards on Sunday.
After months of negotiations, Warner Bros. Intl. has greenlighted plans to build a 350 million deutschemark ($ 206 million) film theme park and a film and TV studio in Nordrhein-Westfalen (NRW), the…