Walt Disney must have rubbed its magic lamp the right way.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences presented its 1992 Nicholl Fellowships in screenwriting Thursday night at Chasen's.
In an unusual twist, a licensee for 20th Century Fox's upcoming holiday blockbuster, "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," will try to sell its movie-inspired products--Christmas ornaments featured in…
Roth Companies president Paul A. Roth has been selected to receive the Robert W. Selig NATO/ShoWester of the Year award during a ceremony to be held on March 9 at NATO/ShoWest '93 at Bally's Hotel…
A Dec. 15 deadline has been set for screenplay entries to the New Harmony Project, which is designed to create a nurturing environment for established writers, unproduced writers and students.
The title is "Bram Stoker's Dracula," but with $ 30.5 million in ducats sold over its first three days, Francis Ford Coppola's sex-and-violins extravaganza owes as much to the popularity of Anne…
Does huge success in the U.S. guarantee "Sister Act" and "The Last of the Mohicans" similarly charmed lives overseas?
Some day scholars will devote courses to the monstrous box office allure of the original "Home Alone," which, at the time, surprised even Fox. Still, you needn't be able to explain success to know…
IN THE MIDST of the recently concluded election campaign in which "family values" played such a prominent role, my wife and I found ourselves struggling with an affair. Thankfully, it wasn't ours. It…
The holiday fireworks have begun. And there's still another weekend to go before Thanksgiving, the official start of the Yuletide season.
Warner Bros. has inked a deal with filmmaker John Hughes to write and produce a live-action comedy based on Charles Schulz's "Peanuts" characters, the studio announced Friday.