BERLIN --"Pain of Love" is an intelligent, beautifully made and extremely sad portrait of a manic depressive. By the nature of its subject matter, the film may have a hard time finding an audience…
Underscoring the ever-increasing synergy between the marketing and distribution of its films, New Line Cinema has crowned Mitch Goldman president of distribution and marketing, giving the longtime…
The war is over between the Union of British Columbia Performers and the Alliance of Cinema, Television & Radio Artists.
BUDAPEST -- As chilly as the wintry Danube but as bleakly beautiful, "Child Murders" is a poetic, affecting, quietly horrific pic from talented femme director Ildiko Szabo, which seems bound to…
Walt Disney Pictures' "The Three Musketeers" has added its third musketeer -- Oliver Platt -- as principal casting on the film was completed, producers Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum confirmed yesterday.
For Orion Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, MGM and Carolco--film production and distribution companies whose fortunes have been up in the air during the last year--it could be the best of times. Or…
High-profile entertainment lawyer Bertram Fields wants credit for more than just legal work -- he's sued a screenwriter for claiming authorship of a story that Fields says he created.
The feds have it all wrong. When the Commerce Department issued a report earlier this year noting that Hollywood was truly a global industry, it missed the point that foreigners are, in a great part…
Two well-known distributors of film classics -- ADN Associates Ltd. and John H. Flynn & Associates -- have formed Hollywood Classics, a new company that will offer foreign distributors classic films…
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Hearst Entertainment and Worldvision Homevideo have inked their first "label" output deal for domestic rights on 21 telefilms. All pix, in the $ 2.5 million range, will have had network or cable…