Gaetano Adinolfi, president of pan-European funder Eurimages, has fired off a letter to Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences president Arthur Hiller stating that he is "surprised and upset" by…
A Virginia district court judge has thrown out a lawsuit against helmer/scripter John Sayles over copyright infringement on the Oscar-nominated film "Passion Fish."
If MGM wants to do another remake of Akira Kurosawa's legendary classic "The Seven Samurai" (1954), it's going to have to do it as a Western under the terms of a new settlement.
Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to the $ 21.8 million Al Pacino starrer "Two Bits," marking one of the largest-budgeted acquisitions in the company's history, the film's producer…
Lawrence Gordon has chosen to leave Largo Entertainment -- the company he founded in 1989 with an influx of cash from Japanese conglomerate JVC Entertainment Inc. -- and move into an independent…
Gramercy Pictures' "Backbeat" the story of the birth of the Beatles, drummed its way to an R rating, according to Bulletin No. 1302 from the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion…
William Morris agent Joan Hyler will head the expanded board of directors of Women in Film.
MGM/UA took another giant step toward re-establishing itself as a major Hollywood distribution force Wednesday when "Cliffhanger" director Renny Harlin confirmed that Michael Douglas and Geena Davis…
In spite of New Line's ads promising "the best house party yet," "House Party 3" is the worst, which explains why it was not press-screened in advance. Lacking the genially goofy and good-natured…