Producer Jon Peters reportedly has agreed to pay Joe Eszterhas up to $ 3.4 million to write and produce the screenplay for "Gangland," the story of the downfall of Gambino crime family head John…
Jerry Zucker's "First Knight," which would have marked his first directing project since 1990's "Ghost," has been delayed indefinitely, he confirmed yesterday.
Never underestimate the powers of a 12-year-old. Universal's "Cop and a Half" confounded most industry analysts when it rose to the top of the charts last weekend with a gross of $ 6,027,285 from…
Police in Wilmington, N.C., announced yesterday they have concluded ballistics tests on the weapon that killed actor Brandon Lee.
Jim McIngvale, the self-proclaimed discount furniture king of Texas, is due to intensify his stake in the movie business Thursday, when he launches a $ 6 million-to-$ 7 million prints-and-advertising…
Business for exclusives was generally slow post-Oscars, but a several newcomers managed promising debuts.
United Intl. Pictures has finally announced Michael Selwyn's appointment as managing director of UIP Australia, a position he's held for some time.
Michael Kuhn, president of Polygram Filmed Entertainment and a senior VP of parent company Polygram NV, is being given extra stripes.
"Beethoven," the family dog from hell that cleaned up at the box office last year, is coming to the Fox network next season as part of its Monday prime time movie lineup.
While Wilmington, N.C., police continue to investigate the death of actor Brandon Lee, several motion picture prop masters told Daily Variety that responsibility for the fatal shooting (still being…
Principal photography has begun on MGM's "That's Entertainment! III," a mix of musical highlights from the studio's glory days films, along with remembrances from some of its biggest stars.