The U.S. Anti-Piracy Office of the Motion Picture Assn. of America reported a 1992 increase of 75% in the number of criminal charges filed against suspected video and cable pirates in 1992.
"Love Your Mama" is the correct name of Ruby L. Oliver's film acquired by Hemdale Communications. The title was incorrect in Friday's paper.
"The Bodyguard" cruised triumphantly past the $ 200 million mark overseas last week, while "Beauty and the Beast" hovered on the brink at $ 195 million.
If this "Temp" were applying for a full-time position, she wouldn't get the job. Moronic, derivative, artificial and pointless are just the first adjectives that come to mind to describe this…
Producer Gary Lucchesi is launching into the fantasy-horror business with the purchase of the spec screenplay "The Conjurer," it was confirmed Friday.
Although the market perked up a bit yesterday, longtime Berlin International Film Festival regulars are calling the 43rd annual meet the slowest so far. Event runs through Feb. 22.
The AFM is gearing up for a record 249 companies selling indie films, which includes a big increase in foreign participants: 116, up from last year's 77.
On the heels of a middling 1992 theatrical distribution slate, the Samuel Goldwyn Co. is banking that "Mac" will catch political lightning on its way to commercial success.
Anthony Hopkins, winner of last year's leading actor Oscar for "The Silence of the Lambs," has joined the cast of the 65th annual Academy Awards. This marks the third appearance on the awards show…
Patrick Johnson has joined Jim Henson Prods. as a writer, producer and designer.
Germany's most powerful film and TV studio, Bavaria Ateliers in Munich, will lose both of its general managers, Gunter Rohrbach and Harald Junge.