Republic Pictures, buoyed by a growing sell-through homevid share and a lighter debt load due to its Sept. 13 Blockbuster Entertainment-bankrolled marriage with Spelling Entertainment, posted solid…
Playing it straight, sans humor or spoof, "Return of the Living Dead 3" departs from the first two films of the horror series that began in 1985. In an effort to capture the youth market, this B pic…
Steven Spielberg and Martin Scorsese have learned a lesson: It isn't that easy to lock arms with European counterparts when it comes to complex international agreements.
Australian distrib/exhib Ronin Films is spending the last of the spoils from "Strictly Ballroom" to expand its circuit, launch its own video banner and buy three French pictures, including "Germinal."
Just two weeks before the Nov. 12 bow of the Disney/Caravan swashbuckler "The Three Musketeers," the studio has decided to increase the number of prints to more than 2,000 in response to exhib…
Motion Picture Corp. of America president Brad Krevoy confirmed Thursday that the company has greenlighted production of "Desperate Trail," an independently produced western.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has sued a Georgia carpet design company for selling an Academy Award Style floor covering.
The Samuel Goldwyn Company has acquired worldwide rights, excluding Europe, to "Suture," one of the films that made news at this year's Telluride and Toronto film festivals.
"Jurassic Park" this week blasted through $ 450 million overseas gross, powered by socko preems in France and Belgium.
Exhibitors and distributors looking for a holiday hopeful at the ShowEast convention walked away happy from a Wednesday screening of 20th Century Fox's "Mrs. Doubtfire," a"Tootsie"-like comedy…