LONDON--Carlos Saura's "The South" is top-flight cinematic short-story telling. Hourlong TV movie, about a Buenos Aires librarian's obsession with his family home in the south, should rate festival…
Producers Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald are serving as jurors at the 2nd annual Film Festival of Intl. Cinema Students in Tokyo.
Brit documaker Nick Broomfield adds another quality notch to his belt with "Aileen Wuornos," a quizzical, horror-show look at the hype surrounding the so-called "world's first female serial killer,"…
Skouras Pictures, aiming to step up domestic distribution, has promoted Jeff Holmes to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Company prez/CEO Dimitri (Tom) Skouras made the…
'Aladdin' $ 17,055/screen Disney's animated adventure rode its magic carpet to the holiday weekend's highest per-screen average.
ABC closed out its first November sweeps victory in 14 years last Wednesday with a convincing nightly win, built around a commanding 9-10 p.m. performance by the new team of "Home Improvement" and…
The lineups for the dramatic and documentary independent feature film competitions in the upcoming Sundance Film Festival were announced yesterday. Seventeen fictional films and 15 docus will vie for…
Hollywood Pictures has purchased Steve Rudnick and Leo Benvenuti's first spec script "The Santa Clause" with hopes of making it a feature debut vehicle for comedian Tim Allen, star of…
Award-winning documentarian Michael Lemle has turned his attention to the Chinese conquest of Tibet in his newest film, "Compassion in Exile: The Story of the Dalai Lama."
Twentieth Century Fox's "Hoffa" bilked an R rating and New Line Cinema's "Surf Ninjas" garnered a PG in the 1,245th weekly bulletin of the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification and Rating…