A laboratory fire has destroyed the original negatives of several classic movies from London's Ealing Studios, including "The Lavender Hill Mob,""Whisky Galore" and "Passport to Pimlico."
Manhattan-based investment firm Siegler, Collery & Co. has launched its second foray into the entertainment business as the principal backer for newly formed production company Autumn Pictures.
Former Planet 3 Entertainment Group veepee of development Howard Barish announced Wednesday the formation of Kandoo Films, Inc., a TV movie and low-budget feature company.
Hogan Communications is unspooling sneak previews of TriStar Pictures' "So I Married an Axe Murderer" on 50 university campuses nationwide in an aggressive marketing campaign targeting the key 18- to…
The cash-strapped school district wants to be head of the class in Hollywood, so it's lowered the price for campus location shooting.
Bustling indie distrib/exhib Ronin Films, flush from its success with "Strictly Ballroom" this year, has expanded its Sydney exhib interests by acquiring full ownership of three key arthouse screens.
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora’s feature film…
Twentieth Century Fox has signed an exclusive two-year first-look production deal with 3 Arts Entertainment for the management/production company to develop a slate of feature film projects.
Beleaguered completion bonder Film Finances Inc. said things are looking up for the company, if not for the insurance business as a whole.
Woody Allen is parting company with TriStar Pictures and will instead make his next three films with private funding, Daily Variety has learned.