French director Laurent Cantet, who won the Palme d'Or in 2008 for “The Class,” will direct “Vuelta a Itaca,” a drama set in Cuba. Script for Spanish-language pic is by Cantet and Cuban novelist…
7 Days In Havana
SAN SEBASTIAN -- Benicio Del Toro and U.S. producer Laura Bickford, partners on "Traffic" and "Che," are teaming on "How the Light Gets In," a contemporary love story set at four hotels in New York…
Latin American, U.S. influx add zest to fest.
SAN SEBASTIAN -- Demonstrating ample range and continued commitment to Spain, Paris bank Natixis Coficine, Europe's largest film lender, has closed financing deals on Mar Coll's "El desconcert"…
Predictably patchy portmanteau pic "7 Days in Havana" sutures together seven flimsy-to-outright bad shorts set across a week in Havana, to forgettable effect.
A complete list of the screenings set for the Cannes Film Festival
Andrew Dominik's Brad Pitt starrer "Killing Them Softly," John Hillcoat's Prohibition-era drama "Lawless" and Jeff Nichols' coming-of-ager "Mud" will face off in competition at next month's Cannes…
Following its global outlook, Paris-based Full House's first productions, "7 Days in Havana" and "11 Flowers," have started to rack up worldwide sales as well.
Japan's Shochiku has acquired all Japanese rights to Spanish horror film "Blind Alley," which world preems in Competition Friday at the Sitges Festival.
France's Backup Films is structuring finance on "El Frances."
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%