Alliance Communications has tapped Ted Kotcheff to direct "Final Decree," a$ C15 million ($ 12 million) feature that's targeted to begin lensing here in October. Alliance also is finalizing an…
Beginning July 6, UCLA Extension will present "The Anatomy of a Hit: What Makes a Blockbuster Tick." Students will look at current hit films for concept, story structure, character development, point…
While Universal's "Jurassic Park" was making noise with its record box office performance, both Warner Bros.' "Unforgiven" and Paramount's "Indecent Proposal" also entered the select $ 100 million…
The Writers Guild of America has recently published a guidelines booklet as to what industry practice should be in the hiring of writers for feature films and longform television.
Michael T. Skewes was named general manager of Columbia TriStar Films of Canada's Triumph Releasing Corp. branch, the company announced Friday. He replaces Ted Hulse, who retired this week after 11…
Rather the opposite of "Jurassic Park,""Dennis the Menace" isn't really appropriate for anyone over the age of 12. Very young children may find the numskull, by-the-numbers gags here amusing, but…
Gene Reynolds, whom the Directors Guild of America recognized this year for outstanding service to the union, was elected president of the DGA Saturday.
Jones Entertainment Group, the production arm of cable operator Jones Intercable Inc., is increasing its production activities with a push into modestly budgeted features in addition to movies for…
Sharon Stone squared off against Whoopi Goldberg in Australia last week, and it was Stone's uncut "Sliver" that narrowly bested Whoopi's "Made in America" on screen averages as both films garnered…
Production information regarding Columbia Pictures/Imagine Films Entertainment's "My Girl 2" was inaccurate or omitted in Short Takes Thursday.