One of the most realistic rock 'n' roll movies comes, ironically, from a country where the youth-made music is still actively discouraged. Perhaps that's why "Jungle Story" captures the edgier…
North American rights to Mark Pellington's stylish first feature "Going All the Way" have sold to Gramercy Pictures, while Polygram will handle the U.K. and Germany. The deal was estimated to be in…
Indie films, currently scoring in critics' circles, are riding high in the foreign marketplace as well.
Kelly Lynch, Hank Azaria and Ryan Phillipe have wrapped shooting on the Stephen Gyllenhaal-helmed "Homegrown."
First-time helmer Keith Samples is unhappy with the R rating given by the MPAA to his romantic comedy for Paramount, "A Smile Like Yours."
Loews Theatres co-chairman Barrie Lawson Loeks will become the first woman ever to receive the Robert W. Selig ShoWester of the Year award, at the four-day exhibition convention which takes place…
Toronto-based film and TV production and distribution company Norstar Entertainment has opened a Los Angeles office to handle domestic sales and licensing. The office will be headed up by Dave…
Startup costs on megaplex openings wiped out AMC Entertainment Inc.'s earnings in the three months to Dec. 26, cutting its net profit to $419,000 from $5.3 million a year earlier.
Frank Darabont has sealed a two-picture deal with Castle Rock Entertainment, the company that produced his first directorial effort "The Shawshank Redemption," which he adapted from a novella by…
Lakeshore Entertainment has acquired the international rights to "Dream With the Fishes." The North American rights are still available. Information was wrong in Wednesday's story.
Adrienne Shelly's "Sudden Manhattan," a romantic comedy of a woman pursued by a series of offbeat suit-ors, will be the maiden release of Phaedra Cinema, a distribution/production company begun by…