"Love! Valour! Compassion!" Grosses! New Line's film based on Terrence McNally's play was the far-and-away winner in another slow weekend in the exclusive box office derby.
Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment have come to an agreement to do a feature film sequel of "Casper" and the studio has been granted the merchandising rights to the sequel.
Even before its Friday opening, Universal's "Lost World" is frightening people.
As Memorial Day approaches, the trailer wars are heating up. With Universal's "The Lost World" expected to attract as many as 10 million people in its first week, it's no wonder distributors are…
In theory, both distributors and exhibitors would prefer that trailers are played before films that share a similar target demographic. But whether it's through carelessness on the part of theater…
While Jim Carrey is awaiting a script for New Line's remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," sources say he's in preliminary talks with Warner Bros. to topline yet another remake, this time of…
Chinese director Wu Tianming's "The King of Masks" and U.S. helmer John O'Hagan's Sundance-preemed "Wonderland" won the Audience Awards for best feature and best documentary, respectively, at the San…
Paramount Pictures and Creative Artists Agency are swapping legal letters in a tiff over Nicolas Cage's commitment and availability for Par's "Snake Eyes" and for Warner Bros.' "Superman."
All's quiet before the storm. One week before the launch of Universal's highly anticipated "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," a dearth of high-profile openers sent total ticket sales plummeting to…
Chris Lee has been promoted to president of production at TriStar Pictures. At the same time, Columbia Pictures president of production Barry Josephson has decided to leave the studio to become a…
With MGM acquiring Metromedia's production and distribution assets, the futures of Motion Picture Corp. of America founders Brad Krevoy and Steve Stabler are uncertain.