Touchstone Pictures is expecting to make a deal with Steve Miner ("Forever Young") to replace Francis Veber as director of its planned American remake "My Father the Hero," to star Gerard Depardieu.
Warner Bros. topped the 1992 list of foreign film distribs here for the second year in a row. WB was powered by hits such as "JFK" ($ 12.8 million), "Lethal Weapon 3" ($ 8 million) and Walt Disney's…
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge appointed a receiver last week to settle a dispute between "Deadfall" producer Ted Fox, distributor Trimark Pictures and The Completion Bond Co. that could turn…
Producer Kathy Trustman has closed a deal for the rights to John Casey's "Spartina"-- a character-driven piece reminiscent of "A River Runs Through It," sources confirmed Friday.
Entertainment industry officials have sent a red flag to state legislators, asking for a speedy amendment to a new law that curbs the number of hours teenagers can work.
Making her first Oscarcast appearance, Sheila E. will accompany third-timer Placido Domingo in performing best song nominee "Beautiful Maria of My Soul" from "The Mambo Kings," music by Robert Kraft…
The Publicists Guild has announced nominees for this year's film and TV publicity campaigns. In the film arena, the nominees are: Walt Disney Pictures Publicity Dept.
The California Film Commission had a banner year in 1992, with a 50% increase in the number of production companies and location managers who used Commission resources to find locations within the…
NOTE: This table may be divided and addtional information on a particular entry may appear on more than one screen. WEEKLY RENTAL CHANGE AVERAGE # TITLE (SUPPLIER…
Last Week…$ 70,400,000 1992…$ 71,900,000 1991…$ 95,200,000 Year to date…$ 820,600,000 *1992…$ 744,600,000 1991…$ 965,900,000 *– one week less
In memory of the late Marty Klein, the Agency for the Performing Arts has created a $ 100,000, 10-year awards program at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. It honors outstanding…