Carolco filed Chapter 11 in November
First credit as associate producer, "Victory"; first film with Sylvester Stallone
First film as producer (also first Carolco production), "The Silent Partner"
Reteamed with Andy Vajna
Successfully established offices in Rome and Paris
Bought Vajna's interests in Carolco; became sole chair of Carolco
Kassar resigned as chairman of Carolco
Met distribution company owner Andrew Vajna while on a trip to Hong Kong
US TV debut, "Robin Hood" on Fox (released theatrically abroad)
First collaboration with writer-director Walter Hill, "Extreme Prejudice"
Kassar signed non-exclsive three-year first look deal with Paramount (announced in January 1996)
At age 18, formed Kassar Films International, a company specializing in the sale, distribution, and exhibition of films in Asia and Europe
Became partners with Vajna and formed Carolco to distribute films worldwide
Breakthrough Carolco production, "First Blood", the first Rambo movie (also executive produced two sequels)
Expanded Carolco into the production and financing end of independent films
First credit as executive producer, "The Changeling"