Some of Australia's independent exhibitors are again criticizing U.S. studio-based distribs about alleged unfair trading practices, principally the increasing use of so-called no-share policies.
A French company has sued De Laurentiis Entertainment Group Inc. and Carolco Pictures Inc. for allegedly selling rights to three films that had already been granted to others.
LONDON--A chilling look at state execution procedures, Missouri-style, "The Execution Protocol" looks sure to raise debate on webs tough enough to take it. Morally confrontational pic is also a…
J2 Communications and a joint venture that includes director Ivan Reitman have filed separate lawsuits charging that producer Matty Simmons improperly diverted at least $ 8 million in residuals.
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Harrison Ford has been confirmed as star and Andrew Davis ("Under Siege") as director of Warner Bros.'
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Peters Entertainment closed a deal late yesterday for the movie rights to Neal Shusterman's novel "The Eyes of Kid Midas" for a reported $ 525,000, if the movie is produced.
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.