By mid-July, Arnold Schwarzenegger will be in front of the cameras on James Cameron's "True Lies," an action-comedy that will be positioned as 20th Century Fox's summer tentpole release Stateside in…
Paramount's "Indecent Proposal" continued to rule the weekend box office, adding $ 7,089,915 to bring its cume to $ 71,466,310. The absence of marketplace competition meant a modest decline of 29%…
Not only are vintage television series and hit movie plots routinely recycled in Hollywood, but lately a lot of movie posters are starting to look distinctly familiar.
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.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has secured a missing link in its domestic distribution division by hiring exhibition veteran Eric Lomis. MGM exec veepee Ashley Boone heralded the move as a key in the…
That old Redford magic continued to dominate the box office as Paramount's "Indecent Proposal" made it four in a row with a $ 7 million-plus weekend. New releases, like shock troops, continue to take…
Smash openings in Britain, France, Belgium and Israel by "Sommersby" last week gave the flagging box office a timely boost.
"The Commitments" producer Beacon Communications has struck up a new foreign sales and co-financing relationship with J&M Entertainment, initially covering two films.
It's official: Warner Bros. grabbed the mantle of top U.S. distributor overseas last year as well as the domestic distrib crown.
While the Hollywood community generally looks favorably on Walt Disney Pictures' acquisition of Miramax, there is skepticism in independent circles whether Disney -- notorious for meddling in…
The Pickle" is a vegetarian turkey. Self-indulgent story about a depressed, dispirited, middle-aged film director aims for comedy and poignance that never come, and feels wearily disenchanted and…