The name Early Grayce deceivingly suggests the patience and understanding of a sympathetic cleric. However, the closest screen preacher this outwardly laconic man resembles is the vengeful and driven…
Chrysalis Group, the British music and media company, has pulled together its disparate TV and film-related businesses into a new Visual Entertainment Division, as part of a long-term strategy for…
An offbeat sex comedy with serious moral overtones, "Bound and Gagged" marks a respectable feature debut for writer-helmer Daniel Appleby. The target auds for this farce are gays, but the broader…
The sixth Tokyo Intl. Film Festival and second Film Market announced Tuesday the films to be screened during the event (Sept. 24 to Oct. 3) but said the final line-up for the various juries is…
Actress Sandra Bullock, who will soon be seen in Warners' "Demolition Man," has pushed the pedal to the metal, being cast to star opposite Keanu Reeves in the action-adventure bus pic "Speed" for…
Continuing to fill its film distribution pipeline with product, Academy Entertainment has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Percy Adlon's "Younger & Younger" from the Kushner-Locke Co.
Independent producer/distributor Trimark Holdings Tuesday announced significantly improved operating results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year, ended June 30.
A U.S. District Court judge has rejected helmer John Sayles' attempt to dismiss a copyright infringement suit against him for the film "Passion Fish." The ruling Friday means Sayles will have to face…
From Iceland to New Zealand, "Jurassic Park" is a monster success. The Universal/UIP blockbuster ascended to $ 206 million gross overseas through Monday, helped along by those two far-flung…
The Los Angeles chapter of the Women's Action Coalition is protesting the film "Boxing Helena" and its advertising campaign for allegedly glamorizing violence against women.
Sixty-six feature films will be included in the Independent Feature Film Market, along with 107 shorts and 125 works in progress. The tally represents a 45% jump in screenings over last year.
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