Gallic period tales now need English-lingo, more adrenaline
ABC Studio's thriller series "Missing" will world preem at TV confab Mipcom on Oct. 3 in Cannes.
CBS Studios Intl. and Gallic TV group M6, one of France's top consumers of U.S. skeins, have extended their multi-year volume deal.
After hitting box office gold with "Paranormal Activity" and "Insidious," Gaul's Wild Bunch Distribution has acquired the latest Jason Blum production, helmer Scott Derrickson's "Sinister."
Raoul Ruiz French-Chilean filmmaker Raoul Ruiz, who was nearly unknown in the U.S. but was revered on the international festival and auteur scene for his singular literary adaptations, died Thursday…
France's PGS Ent. has inked several pre-sales pacts on "Chaplin & Co," a Euros 8.4 million ($12.1 million) 3D toon series featuring Charlie Chaplin's tramp character.
Sam Levinson's "Another Happy Day," Tony Kaye's "Detachment" and Liza Johnson's "Return" are among the 14 competition pics unveiled by the 37th Deauville American Film Festival on Tuesday.
U.S. home entertainment giant Netflix is in negotiations to acquire U.S. rights to the 12-seg TV series "Borgia," show-run by Tom Fontana ("Oz," "The Philanthropist").
Spending on DVD and Blu-ray discs in France dropped 9% to Euros 564 million ($804 million) in the first half of the year.
PARIS -- French commercial network M6 has added "The Killing" to its 2012 programming slate.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%