Madrid-based sales consortium Latido Films has acquired international rights to “The Happets in the Rainbow Forest,” the follow-up to Spanish 3D toonpic hit, “The Happets in the Kingdom of the Sun.”…
Since September, Spain has unleashed two of its three biggest movies ever: Juan Antonio Bayona's "The Impossible" with a $172.5 million gross worldwide and Andy Muschietti's Mama at $135.8 million…
In a shocking and ominous sign for the international film biz, Spain's Alta Classics, one of Europe's best-known distributors of big auteur fare, is closing its doors after 44 years.
MADRID – Universal Pictures Intl.’s "Thesis on a Homicide" grossed an impressive first-week take of Euros755,844 ($992,423) off 219 prints over April 5-11 in Spain, vindicating U's pick-up of the…
Three European co-producers have joined Andrea di Stefano's "Paradise Lost," the thriller-romance starring Benicio Del Toro as drug lord Pablo Escobar.
A well-appointed but unexciting historical thriller built around a young protag switching from one side to the other.
The sins of parents and teachers are visited on their progeny and students in "The Wild Children," a largely subtle, compassionate and perceptive take on bad education affecting a trio of Catalan…
A gentle comedy about a curmudgeon, a Chinese man and a cow that falls from the sky, "Chinese Takeaway" is tasty while it lasts but not very filling.
Alta Films, Spain's top arthouse distrib-exhibitor, has taken theatrical distribution rights to helmer-writer Mateo Gil's Western "Blackthorn," a reprise of the Butch Cassidy legend toplined by Sam…
Spain's top arthouse distrib-exhib, Alta Films, has acquired Spanish theatrical and DVD rights to Carlos Saura's music docupic.
Top Spanish arthouse distributor Alta Films is widening its brief by moving into the acquisition of bigger-budget feature films. In a further aggressive move, Alta also will double the number of…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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