Witt-Thomas Films announced yesterday it has optioned the rights to Robert McCammon's just-published book "Gone South." Witt-Thomas will make the film for Warner Bros.
Aided by a slate of films from Warner Bros. and Walt Disney, Dolby is expanding its Digital Stereo SR-D system to 35 theaters this month and a goal of 100 sites by the end of the year.
A scene from "Cliffhanger" went up in smoke on Tuesday, and it wasn't planned.
Seven films were rated R, three PG-13, two PG and two G in the 1,237th weekly bulletin of the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification & Rating Administration.
Distrib G PG 13 R 17 X Total AA 6 23 0 21 0 5 55 BV 124 59 22 27 0 0 232 CRC 15 46 0 28 0 1 90 Col 43 213 44 192 0 2 493 DEG (Emb) 11 78 5 99 0 5 198 MGM 79…
Spike Lee's legal skirmish over use of the Rodney King videotape was settled out of court yesterday --the film will be released Nov. 20 with the beating footage intact-- but the echoes of his fight…
"Tom and Jerry Talk" won't go down in film history as a slogan to rival "Garbo Talks." Though slickly animated, this first full-length pic featuring the vintage cat and mouse characters is…
A fit but fatigued-looking Akira Kurosawa, at 82, held a 90-minute press conference yesterday to announce the completion of photography on his upcoming film "Madadayo" (No, Not Yet) and to share his…
While most people were still waiting to get their own copies of Cardinal Roger Mahony's pastoral letter--and were thus not willing to comment--initial reaction Thursday in the entertainment industry…
Also with: Ava Cadell, Skip Ward, Chu Chu Malave, Richard Cansino, Carolyn Liu, Buzzy Kerbox, Mika Quintard, Brett Baxter Clark, Paul Cody, Becky Mullen.
As long as it's Frannie's turn, this new sitcom from the "Cosby" team of producers glides along appealingly, propelled by actress Miriam Margolyes' sympathetic portrayal of a fed-up housewife and…