Latin America's most powerful pic distribber NuVision has picked up three films at this year's Cannes Festival: Portman Entertainment's "Saving Grace," starring Brenda Blethyn; Renaissance Films'…
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German distrib Advanced Medien has acquired a majority stake in the L.A.-based production and special effects company Unified Film Organization.
Seated tan and thinner in front of a gathering within the Variety Pavilion on the Croisette, a jovial and at times self-effacing Harvey Weinstein displayed his long-time passion for the European…
Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group is in final negotiations for all available international rights on John McTiernan's "Rollerball," the $85 million MGM remake headed for production in July. One…
Italian distributor Lucky Red will co-produce the Nicole Kidman starrer "The Others." Directed by Spaniard Alejandro Amenabar and co-produced by Spain's Sogecine and Las Producciones del Escorpion…
Jeff Lipsky and Scott Lipsky's Lot 47 has closed a mid-to-high six-figure deal for all North American rights to the Beyond Films-repped romantic comedy "Russian Doll."
As Trimark released strong third-quarter earnings Monday, the company continued merger negotiations with Lions Gate, which have the two sides at odds over the stock component of the deal.
Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope and VCL Film + Medien have closed their 10-pic co-financing and international distribution deal, with domestic distribution going through MGM's UA Films…
At least 10 people are reported to have been injured and arrests were made Monday night in a series of violent clashes between French riot police and party gate-crashers. Fighting broke out at a Palm…
The Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group is in advanced negotiations to take worldwide rights outside Spain and Italy on the Salma Hayek starrer "La gran vida." This is the first time in memory that…