France will increase its Centre National de Cinematographie's budget for 1993 by 7.5%. Released last week, the 2.1 billion franc ($ 400 million) allocation represents the first time CNC's…
Warner Bros.' Steven Seagal actioner "Under Siege" held the national box office hostage again over the weekend, while the new entries "Candyman" (TriStar), "Consenting Adults" (Buena Vista) and "The…
Though this slick-looking paean to down-home values often undercuts its own message, Warner Bros.' "Pure Country" is an effective vehicle for amiable C&W star George Strait. Rex McGee's screenplay…
As expected, shareholders agreed Friday to put film financier Film Trustees into voluntary liquidation. With debts of T4 million ($ 6.8 million) after funding Jeremy Thomas' productions of "The…
While "1492: Conquest of Paradise" was sinking with all hands on deck in the U.S. last week, Ridley Scott's epic showed more buoyancy in its first foreign voyages.
With the U.S. economy still flat on its back, Warner Bros.' new movie package could end up fetching a gaudy $ 2 million a title in a deal furthering the company's innovative strategy of selling…
Almost $ 2.5 million was granted by the Spanish culture ministry last week in subsidies for distribution and scripts.
To no one's surprise, Baz Luhrmann's debut "Strictly Ballroom," the No. 1 film at the Australian B.O., swept the 1992 Australian Film Institute Awards, handed out in Melbourne Oct. 16.
Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. has acquired Don Roos' latest spec script "Boys on the Side" for $ 500,000.
Touchstone Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Co. have agreed to team on the $ 15 million to $ 20 million co-production of director David Ward's "The Program," the second movie in a three-picture…