The long-silent 18-month-old Spanish Federation of Producers' Assns. (FAPAE) lashed out this week at Spanish exhibitors and the state-run quincentennial org.
Directors and screenwriters this week renewed their pitch for legislation requiring film studios to notify consumers if pix are colorized or materially altered.
Warner Bros. has purchased outright William Mosley-Payne's spec script "A Stone Cold War" for studio-based producers George Jackson and Doug McHenry.
Music publishers for composer Igor Stravinsky filed suit yesterday in N.Y. Federal Court against the Walt Disney Co., over the inclusion of Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring" in videocassette copies…
Robert Metzler will be business manager for the 65th Academy Awards, the 39th time he has served in that position.
Producers Mace Neufeld and Robert Rehme are scheduled to receive the NATO/ShoWest 1993 Producer of the Year award, during the March 11 final-night awards banquet at Bally's Hotel & Casino in Las…
At least since "sex, lies and videotape" put the Sundance (then U.S.) Film Festival on the industry map in 1989, the January event has become an increasingly powerful magnet for industry figures with…
Warner Bros.' "The Bodyguard" biffed the box office in Oz last weekend, with a 123-screen record opening of $ A2,817,383 ($ 1,906,805).
Jerry Moon is in his 22nd year as traffic and security chief for the annual Academy Awards presentation. Moon began his Oscar show association with the 43rd awards in 1971, while still chief of…
Freedom has its price. Three years after the Berlin Wall came down and several years after the collapse of communism, the Polish film industry is still in an embryonic stage and filmmakers are…
Amblin Entertainment confirmed yesterday that it has inked a deal with comic book whizkid Rob Liefeld, who will develop a movie titled "Doom's IV" for Steven Spielberg's Universal-based entertainment…