The investigation into the death of Brandon Lee took a dramatic turn yesterday when what appeared to be a .44-caliber bullet was removed from the actor's body during an autopsy.
Live Home Video yesterday announced acquisition of exclusive homevideo rights to several Miramax pictures and projects, including "The Crying Game," and a joint production agreement for theatrical…
Universal Pictures has put Imagine Film Entertainment's comedy "Greed" on the fast development track, sources confirmed yesterday. Michael J. Fox will star and Jonathan Lynn is slated to direct.
Castle Rock Entertainment has acquired movie rights to Carl Hiaasen's upcoming novel "Striptease," which is earmarked for Lobell/Bergman Prods., Castle Rock partner Martin Shafer confirmed yesterday…
Cineplex Odeon Corp. yesterday announced a net loss of $ 12.7 million (13 cents a share) on revenues of $ 125.9 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 1992. That compares with a net loss in…
Brandon Lee, the 28-year-old son of the legendary martial arts star Bruce Lee , was killed yesterday in an accident on the set of the action-adventure movie "The Crow," currently filming at the…
Italy's financing crunch has prompted a new production partnership.
Figure this one out: As of last Friday, Columbia Pictures was lensing one picture. Universal had two in the works, as did 20th Century Fox. Meanwhile, Arnon Milchan was shooting four, with another…
Motion Picture Export Assn. of America senior veepee Marc M. Spiegel, a 43 -year veteran of the organization, has been named head of European operations for ancillary revenues.
Chris Mayhew has a message for those who depend on moving pictures for a living: His images are better. Mayhew, a D.C.-based animator-turned-inventor, has spent eight years and $ 1. 9 million…
Rob Lowe has entered into a development deal with New Line Cinema calling for the actor to star in and produce an original comedy.