Gianni Amelio's "The Stolen Children" (Italy) got the top honor, European Film of the Year, at the European Film Prize ceremony yesterday at the Babelsberg Studios.
The Federal Trade Commission has dismissed as inappropriate a request that film studios be required to disclose to audiences that they are paid by corporations for product promotions in pix.
Madonna fired off a sarcastic, angry letter to indie producer Joe Roth last week, upset over his purported "reservations" about her ability as an actress to handle the lead role in "Angie, I Says."
Scott Rudin will be moving from Paramount Pictures to TriStar Pictures in one of the richest producer deals in Hollywood.
October Films has locked a deal with producer Jean-Louis Livi for the U.S. distribution rights to "Un Coeur en Hiver," which marks the fledgling company's foreign follow to "Tous les Matins du…
Such noted Hollywood filmmakers and executives as Robert Altman, Steven Spielberg, Michael Eisner, Jeffrey Katzenberg, George Lucas, Michael Mann, John Singleton and Robert Zemeckis have united to…
The long-dormant $ 1 million spec-script market came alive yesterday when TriStar Pictures made a pre-emptive outright purchase of Diane Drake's romantic comedy "Him."
The Dallas city council has rescinded its movie censorship law, the last of its kind in the United States. However, a newly enacted ordinance taking the place of the Dallas film classification…
Lawrence Gordon has abruptly pulled the plug on Largo Entertainment's planned early '93 production of "Mrs. California," a movie that Jonathan Lynn was set to direct and Melanie Griffith was to star…
Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles announced yesterday that the state's Tallahassee-based Film Bureau will be eliminated in favor of the public/private organization Entertainment Florida Inc.