With the 38th Toronto Film Festival at the halfway point, Harvey Weinstein has raised hopes for a high-powered finish following his company's $7 million deal for writer-director John Carney's "Can a…
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As a garrulous and gregarious people from a small country that uses both the English language and the euro, the Irish have a natural talent for co-production.
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LONDON — Anchor Bay Entertainment UK, the British arm of the Starz-owned, Beverly Hills-based distribution company, has inked a co-production pact with Jonathan Sothcott's London-based indie…
"Philomena," "Tracks" and "Joe" looked like early standouts for buyers as a buoyant Venice festival, energized by a bullish reception for Warner Bros.' opener "Gravity," hits the midway mark.
While some of the country’s biggest media executives decide which tennis shorts to pack, the rest of the world is left speculating about the deals they may stir up at this year’s Allen & Co…
Warner Bros. is in talks with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and New York-based financial firm Dune Capital for a major co-financing deal that would help replace Legendary's coin when the production…
The Walt Disney Co.’s board has extended Robert A. Iger's tenure as CEO and chairman by 15 months beyond his previously announced retirement date, extending his deal to June 30, 2016, under his…
It’s no surprise that “Man of Steel” saw a sizable Father’s Day boost. After all, Superman had two dads. Weekend grosses for the Warner Bros.-Legendary Pictures blockbuster, at $116.7 million, came…
Cinipix is developing an inspirational feature based on the story of basketball player Kevin Laue, who became the first one-armed player in the history of college basketball. The company has acquired…
When Paramount Pictures negotiated a deal with Disney in October 2010 to retain a portion of revenue from Marvel's “The Avengers” and ‘Iron Man 3,” the brass on Melrose Ave. had no way of knowing…