An electrician who worked on the movie "Malcolm X" has sued director Spike Lee and others for $ 10 million for injuries he suffered when a "security guard" allegedly shoved him through a plate glass…
Marking its first major sales push, newly minted Miramax Intl. announced yesterday its representation of four movies at the Oct. 25-30 Mifed film market, including the $ 8 million Matthew…
Aurelio De Laurentiis' Filmauro has invested an estimated $ 13.8 million in MGM's upcoming "Son of Pink Panther" starring Roberto Benigni, Italy's top box office draw.
'Once Upon a Time in America' 3 hours, 47 minutes Sergio Leone's cut of the WB gangster epic will bow Oct. 23 at the NuArt. The 1984 pic's running time was 2 1/2 hours.
In a major revamp of its movie production arm, New Line Cinema has crowned Michael De Luca as executive vice president and chief operating officer of its New Line Prods. unit, giving the 27-year-old…
Peter Shaw's London-based United British Artists has optioned the film rights to Richard Lourie's unfinished "Hunting the Devil," the tale of KGB detective Issa Kostoyev's pursuit of Russia's serial…
Claiming he's "bought more books than anybody in this town," producer Lee Rich has acquired four more novels that he's developing as theatrical features. Three of the projects, "The Hunting…
A special effects explosion on the set of a new Jack Palance movie went awry yesterday, injuring six stunt men who were burned on their hands and faces, police said.
RHI Entertainment is negotiating with New Line Television for New Line to handle sales and management of RHI catalog product, it was confirmed yesterday. The deal is pending final approval of both…
The International Documentary Congress, which begins today and runs through Saturday, represents a major Hollywood step toward acknowledging the significance of the nonfiction form.
The bottom line is, when was the last time you paid $ 7.50 to see a documentary on a Saturday night," says director Keva Rosenfeld.