Mexican producer Jorge Vergara ("Y Tu Mama Tambien") and former Endeavor agent Sergio Aguero are setting up a U.S.-based TV production house, Jollywoot, to target the emerging U.S. Hispanic market.
Prolific Madrid-based producer Francisco Ramos has planted his flag -- and his banner Alquimia Cinema -- in international Spanish-lingo pic production.
Australia's Palace Film has taken all rights to Australia and New Zealand on 10 films from Italy's RAI Trade.
London-based producer Nadine Luque has been appointed director of the Film Business School, a twice-yearly training course for established European film producers.
Penelope Cruz has inked to star in the Luc Besson-written and produced "Fanfan la Tulipe," a remake of a 1952 French adventure-comedy.
Svensk Filmindustri will handle international sales on Ingmar Bergman's upcoming "Saraband" (a.k.a. "Anna"), which reunites the characters from his 1973 international hit, "Scenes From a Marriage."
It looks like Alejandro Jodorosky's much-mooted "Los hijos del Topo" (The Sons of El Topo), the sequel to his legendary "El Topo," may be finally going into production -- set up at Mathias…
Bruno Barreto ("Bossa Nova," "A View From the Top") is attached to direct one of the biggest Latin American pics of next year: the $3 million-$5 million "O Velho Marinheiro" ("Home Is the Sailor")…
Spain's Filmax Group is readying a slew of movies, plus an international co-production strategy that would consolidate its position as Barcelona's biggest integrated film company.
If Admira and Sogecable ever needed ammunition to argue the need for a merger of their digital platforms, they've just got it: Sogecable's first-quarter figures are just so-so and Admira's are…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%