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  • Academy reaches around the globe

    Academy reaches around the globe
    Most days, everyone in Hollywood assumes that the world revolves around them. But as the nominations for the Academy Awards proved, show business is now revolving around the world. In saluting movies that were often made outside the nation's borders...
  • Getting the vote out for 'Bobby'

    Getting the vote out for 'Bobby'
    For a movie that has grossed only $11 million, been panned by half the nation's film critics and is now almost gone from the local megaplexes, one might think that "Bobby" faces an insurmountable climb if it is to capture Academy Awards attention. But...
  • At Sundance, it's a buyer's market

  • At Sundance Film Festival, it's a buyer's market

    At Sundance Film Festival, it's a buyer's market
    It's Hollywood's version of the saddest orphanage imaginable: More than a hundred precious newborns looking for a loving home. Only a dozen and a half will be lucky enough to find one, with fewer adoptive parents now showing up. The Sundance Film...
  • Writers Guild is close to a deal with UA

    United Artists, the independent production unit of MGM controlled by actor Tom Cruise and his producer partner, Paula Wagner, is expected to become the first movie company to reach an interim agreement with the Writers Guild of America, enabling the...
  • 'Doubt' stars Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams (3 1/2 stars!)

    'Doubt' stars Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams (3 1/2 stars!)
    One of the great climaxes in modern romantic comedy arrives at the end of "Moonstruck." Remember the scene? Everyone's sitting around that luscious-looking Brooklyn brownstone kitchen, sorting out complications and revealing their true feelings, and...
  • Overture Films chiefs Chris McGurk and Danny Rosett exit

     
    Adding to the drama at one of Hollywood's few remaining independent studios, Overture Films Chief Executive Chris McGurk and Chief Operating Officer Danny Rosett have left the company. In a statement, Chris Albrecht, chief executive of Overture parent...
  • Disney reaches agreement in principle to sell Miramax to Ron Tutor-led group

     
    Walt Disney Co. has reached an agreement in principle to sell Miramax Films and its 611-film library to construction executive Ron Tutor for about $650 million, according to people close to the situation. Tutor and a group of investors, including......
  • Colony Capital joins Tutor's Miramax bid as part of move into entertainment [updated]

     
    Signaling a move for a major Los Angeles investment firm into the entertainment business, Colony Capital has joined Ron Tutor's bid to acquire Miramax Films from Walt Disney Co. Negotiations are now being handled by Colony principal Richard Nanula, a........
  • Lions Gate and Icahn sign 10-day truce to work on deals

     
    Lions Gate Entertainment and Carl Icahn are hitting the pause button on their battle for control of the movie and television production company to search for common ground on potential mergers and acquisitions. The Santa Monica-based company and the...
  • Ron Tutor and Colony Capital to each put in $100 million for Miramax, recruit new investor [Updated]

     
    Investor Ron Tutor has brought in a new minority investor for his deal to acquire Miramax Films from Walt Disney Co., as the parties are on the verge of signing a definitive agreement. Jerome Swartz, who co-founded mobile technology company......