NEW YORK -- An original dramatic film about handicapped youngsters in a German rehab center, "Passages," with proper nurturing, could attract the same U.S. audience that supported similarly visionary…
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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…
Last Week…$ 69,400,000 1992…$ 87,400,000 1991…$ 107,000,000 Year to date…$ 972,300,000 *1992…$ 906,000,000 1991…$ 1,159,100,000 *– one week less
For those "Poison Ivy" fans who haven't quite exhausted their appetite for psychotic yet seductive teenagers, here comes "The Crush"-- another by-the-numbers thriller longer on suspense than brains…
Miramax Films confirmed yesterday that it has acquired all North American rights to Columbia TriStar Home Video's "Fortress," which will be distributed to 800-plus screens this fall.
After a three-year arranged marriage by Touchstone prexy David Hoberman, Disney-based producers Wendy Dozoretz and Ellen Collett have decided to get a divorce where all future projects are concerned.
New Line Cinema Corp. is seeking a court order barring rival Cinema Line Films Corp. from using trademarks that it claims are confusingly similar.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has inked a historical anti-piracy accord with the Cinematography Committee of the Russian Federation to curb illegal theatrical distribution of AFMA members' movies…
David Cascoigne, chairman of the New Zealand Film Commission for eight years , left the post Wednesday upon the expiration of his current term.
After weeks of tough negotiations, MGM has scored a major casting coup and inked superkid Macaulay Culkin for a cool $ 8 million to star in helmer Howard Deutch's comedy "Getting Even With Dad."