"Seinfeld" swept the seventh annual American Comedy Awards Sunday night, garnering three trophies for funniest performers, while "Sister Act" and Billy Crystal followed with two awards each.
For Orion Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, MGM and Carolco--film production and distribution companies whose fortunes have been up in the air during the last year--it could be the best of times. Or…
High-profile entertainment lawyer Bertram Fields wants credit for more than just legal work -- he's sued a screenwriter for claiming authorship of a story that Fields says he created.
The feds have it all wrong. When the Commerce Department issued a report earlier this year noting that Hollywood was truly a global industry, it missed the point that foreigners are, in a great part…
Two well-known distributors of film classics -- ADN Associates Ltd. and John H. Flynn & Associates -- have formed Hollywood Classics, a new company that will offer foreign distributors classic films…
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Hearst Entertainment and Worldvision Homevideo have inked their first "label" output deal for domestic rights on 21 telefilms. All pix, in the $ 2.5 million range, will have had network or cable…
Director Frank Marshall and Sean Connery are in "heavy discussions" regarding Hollywood Pictures/Cinergi Prods.' big-budget period actioner "Smoke and Mirrors."
The American Film Marketing Assn., attempting to expand international awareness of its members, will hold a regional market in June in Buenos Aires.
Dennis Hopper has been set to direct and appear in Morgan Creek Prods.' action comedy "Chasers," with Tom Berenger in the lead role.
Overseas Filmgroup subsid First Look Pictures has signed "Sid & Nancy" helmer Alex Cox to write and direct provocative thriller "Blue Tiger," budgeted at $ 4 million. "We have all rights outside…
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