EXCLUSIVE: Indie producer-financer Unified Pictures ("A Single Shot") has launched Red Band Films for developing features for a genre-specific audience.
Certain formulas once deemed negligible by Oscar voters are being redefined by helmers who seek to obliterate conventions
Who said no one in Hollywood was working over Thanksgiving?
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Few companies can go the distance on the foreign sales circuit, but Shoreline Entertainment, now 15 years old, is among that elite group.
Evolution Entertainment's horror division Twisted Pictures has formed a joint venture with RKO Pictures and plans to remake four genre pics from the RKO library.
Gang and crime shoot-'em-ups are out, comedy and complex family dramas are in. So it goes in the so-called "urban" genre, a broad category of independent films featuring predominantly…
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