There's no magic behind the spell "Ricky Jay & His 52 Assistants" has cast on each of the ticket buyers lucky enough to get a seat during this two-month sold-out run at the Second Stage Theater. It's…
One of the three ghosts cast in Universal/Amblin’s “Casper” is Joe Nipote. His name was misspelled in a story Thursday. * * * Paramount’s “Maury Povich Show” was omitted from a ratings story…
HBO topper Michael Fuchs and Portugal's former minister of foreign affairs Joao de Deus Pinheiro have been tapped to address two public luncheons at the upcoming American Film Market.
Al Pacino, the winner of last year's best actor Oscar, is the first celebrity set as a presenter on the 66th Academy Awards show being produced by Gilbert Cates.
NATO/ShoWest '94 named Harrison Ford as its first Box Office Star of the Century. The star of "The Fugitive" and the Indiana Jones film series will receive the accolade at the Paramount Pictures…
Rim Film Distributors has signed with Pacific Theaters to program and operate the Regency One theater in Glendale starting Feb. 11. Rim's programming there will start with the second Festival Hong…
Women in Film has created a technology council to be chaired by Beth B. Kennedy, the former Los Angeles city film liaison under ex-Mayor Tom Bradley.
The British Academy of Film and TV Arts in Los Angeles will feature a seminar of top-rated helmers in its first in a series of symposia about the challenge of the international film community Feb. 5…
Dublin-based Frontier Films is looking for a U.S. outlet for its hourlong documentary about influential rock band the Velvet Underground.
In addition to providing a fabulous feature-length ad for Bahamas tourism, this latest U.S. remake of a French film offers some of the same breezy charm as its environs. Those winds could blow some…
Mel Gibson has been signed to direct "Brave Heart," a Scottish epic to be produced through Alan Ladd's production banner at Paramount Pictures.