Republic Pictures shareholders will meet Tuesday to approve a merger agreement, announced in December, between the company and Spelling Entertainment. Most company assets are expected to be folded…
"Bad Girls" gunned its way to the B.O. crown, with $ 5 mil.Just behind was "Four Weddings and a Funeral," with $ 4.7 mil. Touchstone's "The Inkwell" splashed the right color, debuting with $ 2.5 mil…
Wall Street seems to have accepted that Blockbuster's role in the merger of Viacom-Paramount is headed for the dustbin.
Andie was dandy at the weekend box office. Actress Andie MacDowell's star shone as her cowgirl antics in Fox's "Bad Girls" topped the charts with $ 5 million; and Gramercy's comedy "Four Weddings and…
Now here's a stretch. Disney-based producers Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum made official Friday a deal between their Caravan Pictures and CAPS Toys Inc. to produce a movie based on "Stretch…
"Schindler's List" won top prize from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
The group of creditors that sued last week to put Cannon Pictures Inc. in involuntary bankruptcy proceedings filed an emergency motion to appoint a trustee to run the company. The creditors include…
This year's Intl. Critics' Week pix, the Cannes Film Festival's nod to the next generation of filmmakers, hail from locales as disparate as Iran and Uruguay.
Lee Rich Prods. is readying production of two films and has four more that could roll shortly. Next month, lensing begins in Florida on "Just Cause," a$ 30 million thriller starring Sean Connery…
Gramercy Pictures' "Four Weddings and a Funeral" has been awarded the Film Information Council's marketing award for March.
R-rated films led the pack in the latest ratings by the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion Picture Assn. of America. There were 10 R-rated films, two PGs, one PG-13 and one G.