Promoted as a hard-action film for Wesley Snipes fans, "Boiling Point" turns out to be an old-fashioned police procedural drama. Low-key and bland in the extreme, it's strictly for film buffs…
Damage estimates from Friday's sound stage fire at Sony Pictures Studios are pegged at less than $ 50,000, while production of "Cops and Robbersons" will resume Wednesday.
Last Week…$ 87,500,000 1992…$ 94,100,000 1991…$ 65,500,000 Year to date…$ 1,141,700,000 *1992…$ 1,101,400,000 1991…$ 1,316,200,000 * one week less
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New blood infuses British film industry with confidence, and "The Jungle Book" is still number one in Europe. For this and other international news, see Overseas Report, page 18.
The weekend box office was very "Indecent" for a second week. With Paramount estimating $ 15.5 million on its "Proposal," the film was doing triple the business of its closest competitor.
Mel Gibson's movie version of "Maverick" has hit the bull's-eye with director Richard Donner, who is finalizing an agreement to helm the big-budget Western, sources confirmed Friday.
After a year of developing the project, Gus Van Sant has bowed out as the director of Warner Bros.' planned Harvey Milk biopic "The Mayor of Castro Street" due to creative differences over the script.
Comedy kingpin David Zucker is handing the directing reins on "The Naked Gun The Final Insult" to Peter Segal.
Talking-dog movies seem to be in vogue.
In Thursday's story on Erik and Gregory Hansen's $ 500,000 sale of their story pitch to Universal, their names also should have been included as the screenwriters of "Heart and Souls."
Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren -- together again on the big screen. Miramax Films and director Martin Scorsese announced yesterday that they plan to team on the theatrical rerelease of director…