Who said foreign companies never make a buck out of Hollywood?
"Aguila roja" (Red Eagle), a Spanish swashbuckler, broke recent records in Spain Thursday, notching up an extraordinary 29.5% share and 5,804,000 viewers.
Exhibitors, distributors and public-sector decision-makers will huddle in Barcelona from Friday to analyze one of Europe's biggest movie challenges: the digital makeover of its indie cinema theaters.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%
Spain's Festival Films has taken all rights for Spain from FilmSharks Intl. on Finland's Oscar entry "Letters From Jacob."
Galician production house Artefacto Producciones has linked with L.A.-based Tricoast Worldwide for one of the last pieces of financing on "O Apostolo," a pioneering European stereoscopic 3D…
Providing further signs that there is certainly still an international market for strong, audience-friendly fare at a good price, Gallic mini-major Rezo inked 55 sales deals at or just after Berlin.
Vivendi, Europe's biggest entertainment group, outperformed analysts expectations, posting Euros27.1 billion ($37.04 billion) revenues in 2009, up 6.9%, and an operating profit of $7.35 billion, up…
Madrid's Ilion Animation, Paris' Herold and Family and Brussels' NWave Pics have been nominated for the European Producer of the Year award at next week's Cartoon Movie.
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has hit out at French media reports that the plugs have been pulled on his E160 million ($217.1 million) Cite du Cinema film complex in Paris.
Gaul's top cinema circuits have now all joined the 3D cause.