Savoy Pictures has named Saatchi & Saatchi as its national advertising agency , capping a race by a number of ad shops jockeying for the account.
Producer Harry Bernsen confirmed Tuesday that he and partner Frank Brown have acquired the movie rights to the play "The Boys in Autumn," which explores what happens when Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer are…
British director Paul Weiland, who has been signed to helm "City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold," as reported Tuesday, made his feature debut on Columbia's 1987 Bill Cosby starrer "Leonard…
Comedian Rodney Dangerfield will make his dramatic acting debut in Oliver Stone's "Natural Born Killers," which begins filming May 17 in Los Angeles. Dangerfield has been set as Juliette Lewis'…
Robert Greenwald and David Matalon, who recently teamed on 20th Century Fox's "Hear No Evil," have established a joint development fund, underscoring an escalating trend among indie producers to…
Ridley Scott's Paramount-based Percy Main Prods. has set Albert Finney for the lead in a new screen adaptation of Terence Rattigan's "The Browning Version." To be directed by Mike Figgis, the film…
A movie distributor who admitted bilking a Canadian film company out of more than $ 300,000 was sentenced Tuesday to more than six years in prison.
Ciby 2000, the film production house owned by French cement magnate Francis Bouygues, has merged its two international sales companies.
NEW YORK -- An exotic and erotic melodrama bearing notable literary pedigrees , "Wide Sargasso Sea" is an uneven but ultimately engrossing feature that should provide interesting counterprogramming…
William Saroyan's "The Time of Your Life" will run for six performances at the Pasadena Playhouse, April 29-May 2.
CONEHEAD TURNS HOTHEAD: Dan Aykroyd lost it last week on the Paramount lot, where he's shooting "Coneheads," based on the "Saturday Night Live" skit he helped make famous.