EuropaCorp has inked a couple of pre-sales. Jean-Pierre Ameris' epic tale "The Man Who Laughs," a bigscreen adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel starring Gerard Depardieu, was picked up by…
In a trans-Atlantic link-up of indie heavyweights, Luc Besson's EuropaCorp and Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity Media have struck a co-production and co-financing deal on two movies, which includes U.S…
Phase 4 Films has picked up U.S. distribution rights to horror film "Blind Alley," the directorial debut of Spanish screenwriter Antonio Trashorras.
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Hannover House has taken U.S. theatrical and DVD rights to Shoreline Intl.'s "The Weather Station."
Gaumont has ramped up its viral marketing strategy to promote French gross-out comedy "Porn in the Hood" and it's working. Skedded for a July 4 release, "Hood" is one of the most anticipated laffers…
Cutting Edge Group, which has provided music services for more than 175 films, is stepping up its profile by producing for the first time. It has boarded helmer Paul Andrew Williams music-based…
Paris-based production shingle Full House has snagged a full flush of distribution deals on Pablo Trapero's "White Elephant," which world preems in Un Certain Regard today.
French thesp Tahar Rahim ("A Prophet") will star opposite Marion Cotillard in the next feature by Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi ("A Separation"), his first pic set outside his native Iran.
The Locarno Film Festival will fete U.S. producer Arnon Milchan with its Raimondo Rezzonico lifetime achievement award dedicated to producers who epitomize the fest's indie ethos.
Universal's "Battleship" couldn't break up "The Avengers" as the debut pic drifted into Stateside ports with a lower-than-expected $25.3 million weekend estimate.
The Kremlin has launched several measures designed to make filming in Russia easier.