Actor-writer John Cleese will get the second annual SAG Foundation Jack Oakie Award for achievement in comedy, the Screen Actors Guild announced.
French Culture Minister Jacques Toubon reaffirmed Saturday that France won't sign the GATT agreement if it includes television and film.
Warner Bros. is getting ready for a remake of the 1939 Shirley Temple pic "The Little Princess," sources said Friday.
In an age of high-tech innovations and ever-expanding global markets, "Software is supreme," according to Terry Semel, president and CEO of Warner Bros. Inc. The future, Semel believes, belongs to…
Motion Picture Corp. of America president Brad Krevoy confirmed Thursday that the company has greenlighted production of "Desperate Trail," an independently produced western.
Republic Pictures, buoyed by a growing sell-through homevid share and a lighter debt load due to its Sept. 13 Blockbuster Entertainment-bankrolled marriage with Spelling Entertainment, posted solid…
Taking its place on the digital highway, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers kicks off its 135th Technical Conference and Equipment Exhibit, "Integrating Technologies in the…
Just two weeks before the Nov. 12 bow of the Disney/Caravan swashbuckler "The Three Musketeers," the studio has decided to increase the number of prints to more than 2,000 in response to exhib…
Australian distrib/exhib Ronin Films is spending the last of the spoils from "Strictly Ballroom" to expand its circuit, launch its own video banner and buy three French pictures, including "Germinal."
"Jurassic Park" this week blasted through $ 450 million overseas gross, powered by socko preems in France and Belgium.
There will be a limited release today through Wednesday at the AMC in Century City of Rob Morrow's short film "The Silent Alarm," which he wrote and directed. Pic, with a score composed and performed…