Arnon Milchan's Fox-based Regency Enterprises has greenlit the Jonathan Glazer and Jean-Claude Carriere script "Birth" with Nicole Kidman near a deal to star.
Producer Damon Bryant has left Natural Nylon, the film production company he co-founded with Ewan McGregor, Jude Law and Jonny Lee Miller.
The growth in U.K. cinema admissions slowed in August, with monthly ticket sales down 13% on last year from 18.1 million to 15.9 million.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
U.K. distrib Helkon SK has bought a 3.67% stake in the publicly listed sales company Winchester Entertainment.
The fate of the $20 million FilmFour/Miramax project "Edgardo Mortara" is hanging in the balance, after financing problems caused the pic's producers to shut down pre-production.
London Eye - Adam Dawtrey
Winchester Entertainment has revised its operating loss for the year ended March 31 to £10.6 million ($16.7 million), compared with the previously announced $13.7 million.
ITV broadcaster Granada will announce today that it is scaling back film production investment and closing movie arm Granada Film -- a blow to the U.K. industry and U.S. indie filmmaking.