Tensions are escalating between the powerful handlers of publicity-shy movie and music stars and the studios and record labels looking to use those stars to promote their projects.
The Big Mac connection is already working wonders for "Matusalem." The Quebec-made pic, which is the first local film ever to be officially sponsored by McDonald's, opened on a record 42 screens…
Jonathan Lynn has stepped down as helmer of "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir" at Fox, the studio confirmed late Tuesday. The pic's star, Sean Connery, reportedly has requested "The Firm" helmer Sydney…
French major UGC and Paris-based video distributor Film Office have expanded their crossover distribution agreement, it was announced Monday.
Panavision Inc. will take home an Oscar statuette for a camera lens system that reduces close-up distortion in widescreen filming, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced on Tuesday.
Buena Vista Intl. has chosen Barcelona-based Laurenfilm as its new partner for theatrical distribution in Spain, replacing its year-old deal with C.B. Films.
The Independent Feature Project/West has established Project: Involve Prods. and will produce its first short fiction film during the summer of 1994.
A Huminitas Master Writers Workshop with scripters Meg Kasdan ("Grand Canyon") and Frank Pierson ("Dog Day Afternoon,""Cool Hand Luke") will be held Jan. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 10750 Ohio…
Working a bit too hard to send the crowd into a frenzy, the action in this basketball-oriented yarn isn't exactly fantastic, but it is mildly entertaining. Still, with the limited star power in its…
H.N. Swanson Inc. has hired Jim Anderson to spearhead in-house script development for the boutique literary agency.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has hired former Paramount promotion director Kathryn A. Findling as product placement VP for the upcoming MGM and UA slates, it was confirmed Tuesday.
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