Robert De Niro and other new blood perked the exclusive movie scene, while the hottest ticket in Gotham turned out to be 8-week-old Mexican import "Like Water for Chocolate."
William Saroyan's "The Time of Your Life" will run for six performances at the Pasadena Playhouse, April 29-May 2.
CONEHEAD TURNS HOTHEAD: Dan Aykroyd lost it last week on the Paramount lot, where he's shooting "Coneheads," based on the "Saturday Night Live" skit he helped make famous.
Morgan Creek Prods. has inked a deal with John Milius for him to direct the epic Viking adventure "The Northmen," which will go into production in January in Europe and Scandinavia.
Brenda Feigen, who produced Orion's gung-ho military movie "Navy SEALs," is now planning to take on the military establishment with "Witch-Hunt," a spec script detailing the military's ban on gays…
More U.S. firms than ever will descend on the MIP-TV market, and the Oscars give international B.O. a boost. Stories, page 14.
The completion bond business is a mess. Hollywood's largest guarantor, Completion Bond Co., has stopped insuring films.
The world will little note nor long remember this lush and high-minded but cursory tramp through the Civil War from Steven Spielberg's production company. A three-hour (at least) subject in a…
Peter van Roden has joined Jim Henson Prods. as VP of production, replacing Ritamarie Peruggi.
Walt Disney Pictures has written out a big check for Blake Snyder and Colby Carr's spec script, "Blank Check," sources confirmed Thursday.