Turner Pictures prexy Dennis Miller told several hundred high-powered Hollywood women Tuesday that the studio is looking to make more of what he jokingly referred to as "chicks' movies."
This year's best European film, according to the European Film Academy, will chosen from among the Austrian "Benny's Video," directed by Michael Haneke, Russia's "Close to Eden" (Nikita Michalkov)…
An international group of about 100 critics, historians, filmmakers and film industry leaders has chosen Claude Jutra's 1971 coming-of-age saga "Mon Oncle Antoine" as the best Canadian film of all…
Lou Diamond Phillips is skedded to receive a special humanitarian award from OxFam America on Thursday during the organization's fourth annual Hollywood Hunger Banquet at the Virgin Megastore Complex.
The week's trend was generally downward for the indies on the New York/Los Angeles exclusives roster. Some of the drops were modest --"The War Room" in N.Y., for example. "Wild West" and "Baraka"…
Turner Pictures prexy Dennis Miller speaks on “Movies Today: Where Have the Great Female Roles Gone?” at 11:30 a.m. today at the Regent Beverly Wilshire. Information: (310) 277-6200. * * * “The…
The first week of the 13th annual Hawaiian Film Festival wrapped Nov. 12 with most of the event's 140 pix unspooled, free of charge, for about 65,000 people.
Warner Bros. has settled out of court with J2 Communications and agreed to pay approximately $ 80,000 in damages in a fraud suit, sources said.
NBC will air “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial” Dec. 12 to counterprogram CBS' three-hour movie “Gypsy.””E.T.,” which was acquired by NBC after two Thanksgiving runs on CBS (Daily Variety, Oct. 13), will…
A week after being unceremoniously ousted from his offices on the Paramount lot, producer David Kirkpatrick has launched an all-out legal attack, filing a tell-all suit Monday against Paramount…