Dancing and kissing ruled the exclusive box office roster last weekend. Miramax's Japanese-language dancer "Shall We Dance?" twirled back into the top spot with $74,560 from five dance halls on both…
The foreign B.O. came off the boil a bit last weekend due to a scarcity of strong U.S. entries in major markets, but "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" continued to sizzle in Japan and the U.K., and…
Winning a fierce bidding war, Fox 2000 slapped down what sources said was a whopping $500,000 against $1 million (plus another $500,000 directing fee for pitchman Alan Shapiro) for a pitch for…
L.M. "Kit" Carson and Cynthia Hargrave have formed MainPix, a New York-based production company specializing in low-budget, independent films.
American Jazz Awards are set for 8 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Terrace Theatre, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. in Long Beach. Tickets run $25-$75; seating starts at 6:30 p.m. Info: (562) 436-7794. * * * Tom Sheehy has…
A movie on a disastrous mission by a British SAS team during the Gulf War is to be shot in a desert region of South Africa next month, local producer Anant Singh said.
Pics competing from the U.S. took the top prizes at the 27th Giffoni Intl. Film Festival, a showcase for family and children's films that wrapped July 27.
Watching a peculiarly American pop culture creation like Howard Stern make his first media splash in the Czech Republic made traveling 15,000 miles almost bearable.
It's the salad days of summer abroad as the season looks fairly certain to propel "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "Batman & Robin" and "Con Air" to higher altitudes than their domestic results.
Spelling Films has made a deal with Mike Newell and his Dogstar Prods. to develop a remake of "The Grass Is Greener," the 1960 comedy about a penniless English earl whose wife has an affair with a…
While most thesps have on occasion had reason to complain about being left on the cutting room floor, Sylvester Stallone has the opposite problem: He's irked about being featured too prominently in…