Award-winning documentarian Michael Lemle has turned his attention to the Chinese conquest of Tibet in his newest film, "Compassion in Exile: The Story of the Dalai Lama."
ALL RIGHT, WHOOPI: While she may have been paid only about $ 2.5 million to star in "Sister Act," Whoopi Goldberg is getting a little over $ 6.5 million for the sequel, according to knowledgeable…
Hosannas are ringing through the film industry today. And the jingle of coins is providing the percussion. It was clearly the biggest Thanksgiving weekend ever, led by the whopping $ 40 million…
The so-called "iron rice bowl" that has nurtured and protected film producers for decades in the world's most populous country has been shattered.
Bud Stone has been appointed president of Film House in Toronto, in addition to his role as president of Deluxe Laboratories in Hollywood, according to Jim Downer, managing director of the Rank Film…
Buena Vista Intl. is developing a winning habit with "Sister Act," which had celestial openings last week in France, London and Australia.
I AM NOT CERTAIN THERE'S ANYTHING more personal and idiosyncratic than our taste in movies. When it comes to raising the hackles, even politics and religion take a back seat. In my life, at least, I…
Looking for a lively, and long-winded, debate? Throw several writers--from TV and movies--into a room and ask them one simple question: How much power do writers have in Hollywood? Make sure there…
Pre-holiday U.S. film box office for November surged 13% over last year to a new all-time peak of $ 356.5 million. This beats the old November high of $ 344. 8 million set in 1989.
The fall domestic film box office season now ending will equal the season's all-time record gross of $ 833.9 million set in 1989. The challenge of reaching a $ 5 billion year lies ahead.