Named after the mythological archer, Alcon Entertainment may not necessarily hit the highest B.O. targets, but, more often than not, it strikes the profitability bull's-eye.
Alcon's development slate runs the gamut from family movies and prestige pics to high-concept thrillers and comedies. Here's what's in the works, in alphabetical order:
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With two films bowing at Toronto and another half-dozen in the hopper, Lars Knudsen and Jay Van Hoy may be the busiest low-budget producers in the country.
But for its upcoming 35th edition, due to industrywide retrenchment, guild strikes or de facto strikes and what can only be blamed on the ineffable cycles of the arthouse industry, the Telluride Film…
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