A brouhaha is brewing at the upcoming Location Expo, with the city of Los Angeles deciding to set up its display in a 30-by-30-foot tent outside the Expo after it failed to get proper space within…
United Intl. Pictures, the foreign distribution arm of Paramount, Universal and MGM/UA, has reacted furiously to Tuesday's call by European audiovisual commissioner Joao de Deus Pinheiro for the…
In the early days of cinematography -- when black-and-white movies reigned -- a thorny problem developed that threatened the quality of the budding art form. It was called "static."
Producers Katie Jacobs and Pierce Gardner, who on June 17 open MGM's Macaulay Culkin-starrer "Getting Even With Dad," have just made a deal to produce a movie starring the other hot Hollywood kid…
Exposition Park Pictures' "A Kiss Goodnight," the erotic thriller that premiered last month at the Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival, has been acquired for international distribution by G.E.L. Prods…
Tom Hanks, who is a leading actor nominee this year, has joined the list of presenters at the 66th Academy Awards show, being produced by Gilbert Cates.
The film world's latest golden couple, Liam Neeson and Natasha Richardson, have signed to star in a movie version of Emile Zola's novel "Therese Raquin."
Business was spotty for bicoastal releases last weekend. Although the exclusives roster was fairly kind to a slew of newcomers, pictures with existing runs generally reported B.O. drops from the…
While Paramount Pictures has given the greenlight to "Evening Star," the sequel to "Terms of Endearment," and the studio has landed director Frank Oz to helm the pic, the production may be affected…
By bidding around $ 500,000 Friday, Universal emerged as the winner of the spec script "Finest in the Field," beating Paramount and Warner Bros. to the punch.