Film rights to novelist Barbara Kingsolver's "Pigs in Heaven" and Delacorta's "The Rap Factor" have been optioned by ChubbCo, the new film/TV/interactive company formed by former Pressman Films exec…
An unusual movie/TV tie-in has been fashioned to promote Chevy Chase's transition from the theatrical film wars back to TV as a talkshow host for Fox Broadcasting.
Less than a week after being put into turnaround by Fox, the "Saturday Night Live" spinoff, "It's Pat, The Movie," has found a home at Touchstone, sources said Tuesday.
Chestnut Hill Prods. has acquired movie rights to Matt Shortt's script "Inner Light," which marks the latest in a string of acquisitions for the Hollywood-based development and production company.
Sony's plans to build a massive complex in Berlin to house its European headquarters have been pushed back two years. Groundbreaking will not occur until 1995, said Josef Brauner, new head of Sony's…
Gale Anne Hurd, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Joel Silver, Martin Brest, Charles Fries, Steve Tisch, Tori Spelling, Shelley Duvall and Larry Thompson will be among honorees Thursday at RP Intl.'s…
The screenwriter of "The Player" is in play. Writer/director Michael Tolkin has ankled his five-year association with William Morris Agency, an agency spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
In a pickup that will help bolster the network if cable operators decide to raise subscriber fees, Showtime has signed a long-term $ 200-million-plus deal with TriStar Pictures.
A dramatic change is occurring in film editing suites throughout Hollywood. A slew of high-profile features, from "The Coneheads" to "Heaven and Earth," are being cut together on computer-controlled…
Since unspooling at the Cannes Film Festival, Trans Atlantic Entertainment/IRS Media Intl.'s "The Music of Chance" has already generated more than $ 1 million in international sales.