In conjunction with the opening of Fox Searchlight’s “Intimate Relations,” Laemmle’s Music Hall theater sponsors the Mean Mommies film fest. Running Saturday and Sunday, Laemmle’s simultaneously will…
"The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca," which Sony's Triumph Releasing arm is opening today, was reviewed in Daily Variety under its original title, "Death in Granada," on March 24, 1997, upon its…
ontinuing to stretch its reach, Regal Cinemas Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to purchase 10 theaters in Virginia from Capitol Industries Inc. for $24 million, the company announced Thursday.
Mandalay Television chairman Peter Guber has swapped a piece of his entertainment empire for a stake in a new Canadian film and television production company.
Halifax-based writer-director Thom Fitzgerald makes an auspicious bow with the dark drama "The Hanging Garden," a strange, utterly original look at a seriously dysfunctional family.
Unapix Films has picked up North American rights to writer-director Giuseppe Bertolucci's "Probably Love," set to begin lensing in Italy later this month.
The Latin Heat conference was jump-started Wednesday with an inspirational speech by Phoenix Pictures chairman Mike Medavoy, who reminded Latinos that their growing numbers represent real power in…
Alliance Independent Films has expanded aggressively into the American indie acquisitions arena in the past couple of years, picking up international rights to titles including "Denise Calls Up" and…
In 1978, the Mill Valley Film Festival launched with 18 programs over 2-1/2 days on an $11,000 budget, drawing participation from a lot of area-resident talent.
Actor Burgess Meredith, whose wide-ranging career on stage, TV and screen spanned seven decades but who was best known as trainer Mickey in the "Rocky" films and the villainous Penguin in the…
Jon Favreau, the scribe and star of the hot indie pic "Swingers," has inked a deal to adapt Po Bronson's novel "The First 20 Million Is Always the Hardest" for 20th Century Fox and Harold Ramis'…