Like the Genie in Disney's $ 200-million-bound "Aladdin," animation is suddenly everywhere in all shapes and sizes in films, and on television.
Some last-reel thrills and cathartic violence provide commercial oomph to the otherwise tedious thriller "The Vanishing." This is one remake that sacrifices much of what made the original work so…
Student screenwriter Marty Stevens-Heebner won the top honor yesterday at the sixth annual Diane Thomas Screenwriting Awards.
Howie Mandel will be the master of ceremonies during the 45th annual Writers Guild of America awards, to be held March 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Audience reaction to a late-night screening at Sundance Film Festival of Rusty Cundieff's "Fear of a Black Hat," a mock documentary about rap, confirmed its instant status as a midnight movie. But…
The following is a recap of movies in pre-production for TriStar Pictures: "Guarding Tess" (starts Feb. 17): To be directed by Hugh Wilson, the pic stars Nicolas Cage and Shirley MacLaine.
Sitting in the executive wing of Lenfilm, a brand-new container building that sticks out like a beacon among the crumbling buildings on the lot, Lenfilm's foreign relations exec Viktor Makhov told…
TriStar Pictures--consigned to oblivion by some Hollywood observers--flexed its muscles yesterday, confirming its 1993 slate and outlining an impressive development roster.
"Extreme Justice" was officially downgraded from an NC-17 to an R in the 1, 254th bulletin from the Motion Picture Assn. of America Inc.'s Classification & Rating Administration. As previously…
AMC Entertainment Inc. posted a significant turnaround in earnings for the third quarter. The nation's largest theater chain recorded $ 3.2 million (20 cents a share) in net income for the period…