Howie Mandel will be the master of ceremonies during the 45th annual Writers Guild of America awards, to be held March 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Some last-reel thrills and cathartic violence provide commercial oomph to the otherwise tedious thriller "The Vanishing." This is one remake that sacrifices much of what made the original work so…
The following is a recap of movies in pre-production for TriStar Pictures: "Guarding Tess" (starts Feb. 17): To be directed by Hugh Wilson, the pic stars Nicolas Cage and Shirley MacLaine.
Sitting in the executive wing of Lenfilm, a brand-new container building that sticks out like a beacon among the crumbling buildings on the lot, Lenfilm's foreign relations exec Viktor Makhov told…
Audience reaction to a late-night screening at Sundance Film Festival of Rusty Cundieff's "Fear of a Black Hat," a mock documentary about rap, confirmed its instant status as a midnight movie. But…
TriStar Pictures--consigned to oblivion by some Hollywood observers--flexed its muscles yesterday, confirming its 1993 slate and outlining an impressive development roster.
"Extreme Justice" was officially downgraded from an NC-17 to an R in the 1, 254th bulletin from the Motion Picture Assn. of America Inc.'s Classification & Rating Administration. As previously…
AMC Entertainment Inc. posted a significant turnaround in earnings for the third quarter. The nation's largest theater chain recorded $ 3.2 million (20 cents a share) in net income for the period…
Once again, filmmakers and TV producers are asking: What's Disney's secret?
Mace Neufeld and Robert Rehme -- the twosome behind Paramount's blockbusters "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games"-- are actively developing a slate of films that they hope will seal their…