Despite nearly $ 5 billion in production having fled California last year alone and showbiz agonizing over dwindling profits, the six major studios are spending more than $ 1 billion on the biggest…
In a move smacking of the political skullduggery likely to dominate this fall's officers elections, the Writers Guild of America, West, has created a ballot procedure that has angered some members.
Federico Fellini's doctors took the movie director off the guarded list on Tuesday, a week after he suffered a paralyzing stroke.
In one of the most high-profile acquisitions since the company's formation, Capella Intl. has obtained the international distribution rights to Bruce Joel Rubin's "My Life" from Columbia Pictures.
"Being at Home With Claude" is distributed by Strand Releasing. The wrong distrib was listed in Monday's B.O. report on limited releases.
Edward E. Frumkes has been promoted to executive vice president of Warner Bros.' international theatrical division.
Dennis Nollette has been upped to veepee of Sony Pictures' legal division.
Silence settled behind the towering walls of Sony Corp.'s tortured movie empire Tuesday, as Sony Pictures Entertainment and Columbia stoically withheld comment on alleged Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss.
Claude Lelouch's "Tout Ca ... pour ca," Roger Spottiswoode's controversial HBO AIDS pic "And the Band Played On," and Swiss helmer Alain Tanner's "Le Journal de Lady M." will be among the 19 features…
The owners of the "Three Stooges" trademark and merchandising want to part ways with Columbia Pictures.
Whoopi Goldberg, Martin Lawrence and Fox Broadcasting's "In Living Color" each captured two awards at the first "Soul Train Comedy Awards," which will air during an Aug. 16-22 firstrun syndication…