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…
Director-producer Arthur Hiller plans to steer away from comedies for now, and to that end is developing a number of eclectic projects under his 1 1/2 -year-old Golden Quill Prods. banner.
'Aladdin' $ 17,055/screen Disney's animated adventure rode its magic carpet to the holiday weekend's highest per-screen average.
ABC closed out its first November sweeps victory in 14 years last Wednesday with a convincing nightly win, built around a commanding 9-10 p.m. performance by the new team of "Home Improvement" and…
The lineups for the dramatic and documentary independent feature film competitions in the upcoming Sundance Film Festival were announced yesterday. Seventeen fictional films and 15 docus will vie for…
Hollywood Pictures has purchased Steve Rudnick and Leo Benvenuti's first spec script "The Santa Clause" with hopes of making it a feature debut vehicle for comedian Tim Allen, star of…
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."
Twentieth Century Fox's "Hoffa" bilked an R rating and New Line Cinema's "Surf Ninjas" garnered a PG in the 1,245th weekly bulletin of the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification and Rating…
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.
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…