‘Sunshine’ heats bid war

Fox specialty arm Fox Searchlight picking up worldwide rights to “Little Miss Sunshine” in a heated bidding war at the Sundance Film Festival that hit the $10 million mark. Pic comes from husband-and-wife commercials and musicvid directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. Starring Greg Kinnear, Toni Collette and Steve Carell, “Sunshine” follows a motley, six-member family trekking to the Little Miss Sunshine pageant to fulfill the wish of a big-dreaming 7-year-old.

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