Expanding into one more area of the entertainment industry--exhibition--Morgan Creek has become the newest partner in Kansas City-based First Intl. Theaters. With the new venture, Morgan Creek joins…
Republic Pictures Corp. has inked a six-picture distribution deal with newly formed Blue Rider Pictures. The deal will kick into gear when production of the suspense thriller "Witchboard 2" kicks off…
Producer Donald P. Bellisario has entered into an exclusive TV and first-look feature deal with Paramount Pictures, as expected (Daily Variety, July 10), after more than a dozen years at Universal TV.
Representatives of the distribution, exhibition and theater technology fields will descend this week on Atlantic City for the eighth annual ShowEast confab, which this year boasts a record level of…
New Line Cinema will co-sponsor with Eastman Kodak Co. the Oct. 14 dinner at ShowEast, which will be held at Trump's Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J.
It's three strikes and almost certainly out for Film Trustees, the international film financing company. Shareholders are due to meet in London Oct. 16, and liquidation appears inevitable for the…
As a yardstick for directors, the European b.o. last week was uplifting for directors Barbet Schroeder, Reginald Hudlin and David Fincher.
The 25th edition of the Sitges Fantasy Fest wrapped here last night with Belgian pic "C'est Arrive Pres de Chez Vous" being awarded the prize for best film.
Five films have been selected as recipients of the 1992 Distinguished Documentary Achievement Awards, presented by the Intl. Documentary Assn.
Distributors opened 35 new films during September, up slightly from last year's 33 but still lagging behind year-to-date levels.
The 28th annual Chicago Intl. Film Festival opens today with a gala tribute to two-time Oscar-winner Jack Lemmon, who will receive the fest's Lifetime Achievement Award.