Hughes's upcoming DirecTv satellite cable service has inked an output deal with a unit of Sony Pictures.
The newly restructured MGM Intl. Cinemas Group has suffered a blip with the unexpected resignation of Barry Jenkins as managing director of its British subsid. MGM said Tuesday that Jenkins was…
Two features and two short films from the U.S. will participate in the Intl. French Critics Week sidebar at the Cannes Film Festival.
A founder of a prison gang has sued actor Edward James Olmos and producers of the film "American Me" for allegedly using his life story without permission.
Three people were shot and six others wounded by flying glass fragments Tuesday morning when a former Universal Studios employee sprayed the MCA headquarters tower at 3900 Lankershim Blvd. with about…
A large part of the Italian film industry has a case of the jitters after a referendum abolished the Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment by a whopping 81.6%. It was one of three ministries the vote…
Rep. Barney Frank (D- Mass.) introduced legislation Tuesday that would require labeling of materially altered films.
The writer's desk intriguingly becomes a gladitorial arena for warring manifestations of the same personality in "The Dark Half," George A. Romero's fine adaptation of Stephen King's 1989…
Furthering his push to create an all digital production studio, George Lucas' Lucasfilm and Lucas Digital have formed a new, long-term alliance with Avid Technology Inc., maker of the leading…
The Tuesday-morning sniper assault on Universal Studios, which left nine people wounded in the barrage, is not the first time the studio has been the scene of violence or crime.
Capitol Records has set May 18 for the release of the soundtrack to the upcoming Disney film "Super Mario Bros."