At this time of year, screen quotas in Spain make it tough for U.S. pictures to get playdates, as distribs load release schedules to ensure that by Dec. 31 they've played the minimum number of…
'Twas the weekend before the first of the Thanksgiving-Christmas movies and all through the nation's movie houses there was quite a stir. Box office recovered well from the previous weekend's…
Unintentional laughs and goofy plot twists make "Traces of Red" a dramatic failure but an entertaining exercise in camp. In the currently hot erotic thriller genre it should be a strong video title…
Warner Bros., already making a killing with "Under Siege," takes another stab here at the "Die Hard" formula--this time aboard a jumbo jet that, unfortunately , runs out of gas before landing…
WITH JUST UNDER TWO MONTHS TO GO in 1992, I've been dismayed to note that a few critics have already begun claiming that it has been a bad year for films.
As the studios' big Christmas titles head for release, Ticketmaster Corp. and General Cinema Theatres Inc. confirmed yesterday the expansion of an advance ticket sales/preferred seating program to…
MGM co-chairmen Alan Ladd Jr. and Dennis Stanfill dashed off a memo to employees yesterday, aiming to quell fears aroused by news reports of an anticipated buyout of the studio by two notorious…
To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of the death of Shapiro Glickenhaus Entertainment have been greatly exaggerated.
TriStar Pictures has reached an agreement with Kenneth Branagh to direct and star in the studio's "Frankenstein," which will be produced by Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope, sources confirmed…
Sherry Lansing, the new chairman of the motion picture group of Paramount Pictures, brings to the new post vast experience as a producer and a studio executive.