The Film Advisory Board announced yesterday that it has changed its M rating for mature to PD for parental discretion, while changing its VM rating for very mature to PD-M for parental…
The Writers Guild of America honored an even mix of independents and studio features as it unveiled its slate of nominees yesterday for the 1993 WGA screenwriting awards.
What began as a gimmick to lure college audiences into a movie theater during the President's Day weekend in 1976 is turning into a key showcase for science fiction movies.
It may not be a state secret, but the system used to tabulate Oscar nomination ballots remains very much a mystery to the 4,600 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Five publicists have been nominated for the Publicists Guild of America Les Mason Award, the highest honor the Guild can bestow.
A varied menu provided for a solid President's Day holiday weekend led by Columbia's kinder-gentler comedy "Groundhog Day," which bumped "National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon I" out of the top slot with…
European producers at the Berlin fest got a crash practical course in the Teamsters union -- in case they missed "Hoffa" unspooling in competition -- as well as learning about social realities of…
Miramax Films has closed a deal for all North American rights to director Jane Campion's "The Piano," which stars Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel and Sam Neill, the company confirmed yesterday.
ROME -- Hitching a routine rehash of the first installment's cavorting cadaver antics to a frantic hunt for the defunct's cash stash, writer/director Robert Klane delivers a mildly diverting farcical…
Following Switzerland's recent decision to stay out of the European Community, the Swiss Cultural Ministry's Christian Zeender would seem an unlikely choice for the Council of Europe's Special…
Golden Globe winner Miranda Richardson has signed to star in "Tom and Viv," a movie based on the tragic love affair between American poet T.S. Eliot and his first wife.