Dennis Rice has become the new president of worldwide marketing and publicity at United Artists. Rice had started with at the Buena Vista Home Entertainment division and later oversaw marketing for Miramax Films and publicity for Buena Vista. The newly-revitilized United Artists' first film, 'Lions for Lambs' stars UA co-owner Tom Cruise, Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. Redford, who won an Best Director Academy Award for 'Ordinary People', is directing the film as well. The film is currently in production and is expected to be a year-end release.

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UA taps Rice as head of UA Marketing