Robert N. Cohen, Susannah Grant, Andrew W. Marlowe, Terri Edda Miller and Michelle Wollmers were chosen yesterday as the 1992 recipients of Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting by the…
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired the rights to Mike Werb's spec script "Hamlet," a comedy caper about a pig to be produced by Larry Brezner.
Two of the year's most talked-about pickups engineered by Italian distrib Artisti Associati appear to be seriously in danger. And in the case of one--the highly touted nine-pic pact with James…
Australian film "Strictly Ballroom" this week passed into the exclusive $ A10 million ($ 7.3 million) B.O. club, and is almost certain to crack the $ A15 ($ 11 million) mark, normally reserved for…
One hour after his latest film "A Few Good Men" unspooled to an overwhelmingly good response from attendees at ShowEast 1992, director and producer Rob Reiner was awarded the George Eastman Kodak…
BECOMING A SUCCESSFUL HOLLYWOOD screenwriter is about as rare as winning a lottery jackpot. This is especially true for writers out in the hinterlands, whose dreams of being the next Robert Towne or…
American Film Marketing Assn. members will get a chance to vote next spring on a wide variety of proposed strategic changes in the org, including ways to boost membership and to tailor the structure…
Worldwide English-language feature film production starts were down 9% in the first three quarters of the year, from 306 to 277.
Thomas Ian Griffith, who stars in and wrote New Line's soon-to-be-released "Excessive Force," will receive ShowEast's "Star of Tomorrow" Award.
The Pan African Film Festival, which will showcase 40 films from Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, Great Britain and the U.S., kicks off tonight at Laemmle's Sunset 5 Theatres.
Who says old-fashioned movie publicity stunts are a thing of the past?