NSB Film Corp., the former Hemdale Film Corp., sued its former top execs Monday for selling off valuable assets to another company they ran at cut-rate prices prior to putting the company into…
Dawn Steel, who couldn't reach an agreement to take the top executive job at Turner Pictures earlier this year, has inked an exclusive, four-year feature production agreement with that company for…
Odyssey Entertainment Ltd. and Cineville Inc. are in active discussions to form a long-term production and distribution partnership, said Odyssey president Robert Meyers and Cineville Inc. president…
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The weekend was not particularly kind to the exclusives roster, with a surprisingly large number of pix registering noticeable slips.
Jonathan Taplin's 21-year career as a film producer includes "Mean Streets, ""The Last Waltz,""Under Fire" and "K-2."
Britain's Video Collection Intl. struck a deal Friday with Rank Film Distributors for the video rights to the Rob Reiner film "North," Frank Darabont's "Rita Hayworth & Shawshank Redemption," and the…
Just as writer-director John Singleton ("Boyz N the Hood") was a hot filmmaking prospect in Hollywood agency and studio circles before he had collected his sheepskin from the USC film-writing…
From the end of January through the end of May, Los Angeles County is expecting to swallow a $ 308 million loss in tourism business due to the Jan. 17 earthquake. The state of California, meanwhile…
The MGM/UA-based Jacobs/Gardner Prods. has tapped Amanda Nelligan for the newly created development VP slot, the studio said Monday.
After months of speculation, 20th Century Fox on Monday confirmed that former CBS senior executive John Matoian will head its new feature family film division.