As the independent sector continues to navigate choppy waters, a number of savvy sales and finance outfits are leaning on film funds and credit facilities to give themselves a competitive edge.
Rosamund Pike is set to voice Lady Penelope in the re-invention of the popular kids TV series "Thunderbirds Are Go!" Pike, who will also star in David Fincher's adaptation of bestselling tome "Gone…
Jim Broadbent, Ray Stevenson and Mehmet Kurtulus have been added to the cast of Jalmari Helander's actioner "Big Game." Thesps will join previously announced Samuel L. Jackson and Onni Tommila. "Big…
Protagonist Pictures has concluded a raft of sales for Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline starrer "My Old Lady," the feature debut from Israel Horovitz. Pic, which is set to lense in Paris on September 26…
Hat Trick International, which distributes programs such as "Have I Got News for You" and "Outnumbered," has inked a distribution output deal with Blighty's Outline Productions. Deal will see Hat…
This month New Zealand shingle Libertine Pictures kicks open its doors with ambitious plans for the country's film and TV sector. Kiwi producers Richard Fletcher (pictured) and Paul Davis have teamed…
New Zealand may be one of the top territories successfully luring big-budget productions, but the rest of its film and TV sector is firing on all cylinders as well. For the first time, the industry's…
Brit comic David Walliams is set to voice the character of Pudsey in the "Britain's Got Talent" winner's feature pic "Pudsey: The Movie." The family pic, which is helmed by Nick Moore ("Wild Child,"…
"The Fifth Estate" helmer Bill Condon is reuniting with Brit thesp Ian McKellen for a feature adaptation of "A Slight Trick of the Mind,” based on the tome by Mitch Cullin. The Sherlock Holmes…
The British are coming. And this year they are coming in droves to the Toronto Film Festival.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%