Director Carlos Saura's 1992 Olympic film "Marathon" will receive government funds, after having been passed over in the first round of Film Institute subsidies granted last March.
Ruby Cairo" is an old-fashioned Yank-in-Europe mystery-adventure that squanders an interesting cast headed by Andie MacDowell and Liam Neeson. Too bad everyone forgot to pack a script along with…
The Independents Showcase has rounded up 14 films for its second marketing presentation at Cannes, up from an inaugural six features represented last year at the market.
In the latest sign that Paramount Pictures' Motion Picture Group is trying to contain costs and assume more control of its advertising, industry veteran Jim Gibbons is joining the studio as senior VP…
The International Independent Film Producers Assn. has begun to seek support from the major studios in its quest to lobby Washington for new tax reforms on private financing for films.
Yalda Tehranian has ankled as creative exec at Columbia Pictures to become VP in the acquisitions department of New Line Cinema.
The Los Angeles Times and MovieFone announced Monday an exclusive arrangement to jointly market movie listings and ticketing services to the Southern California market.
The general public got its first peek at Columbia Pictures' behemoth summer release "Last Action Hero" Saturday night, and while the studio is determined to do a little fine-tuning prior to its June…
The 51st annual First-Run Student Film Festival saluted nine NYU students for short-film achievements May 1 at a ceremony held at Town Hall here.
Paul Mazursky's "The Pickle" landed with a thud in Gotham (where it was lensed), turning in a poor $ 8,826 in its opening weekend at three houses. Film opened wide in Los Angeles.