Mercedes Ruehl, last year's supporting actress Oscar-winner for "The Fisher King," will be waking up early on Feb. 17 to announce the Oscar nominations at 5 :30 a.m. with Academy president Robert…
United Artists Theatres circuit -- the nation's largest exhibitor with 2,368 screens--announced a sweeping restructuring Friday, which includes the shuttering of divisional offices in New York…
Also with: Bill Nunn, Dr. Joyce Brothers, Lin Shaye, Vito Scotti, Ken Ober, James Doohan, Richard Moll, Charlie Sheen, Denis Leary, Corey Feldman, Phil Hartman, J.T. Walsh, Erik Estrada, Larry…
Polygram Filmed Entertainment completed its buyout of Working Title Films last week as the London-based subsidiary wrapped its top-level restructuring, bringing aboard new co-chair Eric Fellner.
The premise of the romantic comedy "Groundhog Day" is essentially "if you had it to do over again -- and again -- what would you do differently."
The American Film Market will screen 273 features, including 154 premieres, from Feb. 25-March 5 at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. At least 100 companies from the U.S., Europe and Asia will attend…
Just one year after forming independent distributor Savoy Pictures Entertainment with $ 100 million in seed money from a handful of financial backers, toppers Victor Kaufman and Lewis Korman are…
A Superior Court judge's dismissal Friday of Kirk Kerkorian's $ 675 million countersuit against Credit Lyonnais for fraud and racketeering charges tied to Giancarlo Parretti's 1990 MGM buyout signals…
The seasonal post-Super Bowl upswing, coupled with the arrival of two strong new entries, resulted in increased ticket sales for the first weekend in February.
"The Bodyguard" and "Beauty and the Beast" are poised to join the elite club of blockbusters grossing $ 200 million in foreign.
Despite its recent split from distrib partner 20th Century Fox, Artisti Associati has sewn up the Italo distribution rights to James Cameron's highly touted nine-picture Lightstorm package, product…