ARP Selection has acquired all rights for France to New Zealand pic "Rain." The coming-of-age tale marks the feature film debut of TV commercial director Christine Jeffs.
The San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has set the three sidebar retros for its 49th edition: a tribute to Hollywood meller specialist Frank Borzage ("Seventh Heaven," 1927; "A Farewell to Arms," 1932…
In Julio Medem's "Sex and Lucia," produced by Spain's Sogecine, a lovelorn Spanish lass decamps to a Mediterranean island to retox after a bad relationship, aided by large doses of sex.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Douglas Wilson is ankling as Lolafilms VP of international production to head up a new, ambitious production operation at distrib Tripictures.
Stephen Rea is in negotiations to topline Fernando Solanas' $5.2 million "Afrodita, the Taste of Love." Pic is based on the bestselling cookbook "Stories, Recipes and Other Aphrodisiacs" by Isabel…
Spain's numero uno indie distrib, Antonio Llorens' Lauren Films, is inking accords with the country's top film producers as it plows into the theatrical and video distribution of local pics.
Robert Carlyle has been cast to topline the offbeat Brit comedy "Das Cowboy," the tale of a film shoot from hell.
Giant Spanish telco Telefonica may merge its Internet conglom Terra Lycos with film and TV subsid Telefonica Media.
Italian media magnate and prime minister wannabe Silvio Berlusconi is fighting another media onslaught -- this time from Spain.
Lena Olin has been cast opposite Anna Paquin in "Darkness," an upcoming psychological scarer written and directed by Jaume Balaguero ("Nameless").