Ruth Pomerance, most recently VP at Davis Entertainment, has joined Lee Rich Prods. as veepee and head of the New York office. She will be responsible for acquiring and developing movie projects.
Who's afraid of Hollywood? Not RCS Video, Italy's fast-rising entertainment company and a 12% shareholder in Carolco. Far from backing out of a risky situation, the country's No. 2 video distribbery…
A pleasurably offbeat picture that manages the rare trick of being both charming and edgy, "Mad Dog and Glory" represents a refreshing, unexpected change of pace for all the major talents concerned…
Jack Valenti, president of the Motion Picture Association of America, has joined the cast of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards, to be held March 29 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
Peter Hoffman's Cinevisions is in pre-production on its first outing "Manolete," an $ 8 million-$ 10 million English-lingo period love story. Miramax will handle world sales.
"Fifty/Fifty" is a thoroughly mediocre action film that fails to hit the required tongue-in-cheek tone. Obviously video-driven pic marks an inauspicious return of Cannon Pictures to the theatrical…
Gipson Hoffman & Pancione, the Hollywood legal powerhouse, is staking a claim in Europe by opening an office in Zurich.
"Blink,"$ 15 million erotic thriller helmed by Michael Apted, toplining Madeleine Stowe and Aidan Quinn. New Line handling.
"Calendar," Atom Egoyan's first pic shot in his homeland, will delight the Canadian-Armenian helmer's fans and send others screaming up the walls. The rondo-like fakumentary about a fussy photog and…
Aries Film Releasing has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in New York, but president Paul Cohen vows the move is to keep the company in operation distributing films and paying "our…
Warner Bros. is riding high overseas, while Steven Seagal has made the transition from video star to full-fledged movie star in Europe thanks to the WB actioner "Under Siege."