PARIS — The downfall of U.S. specialty divisions in 2008 opened up a whole new range of opportunities for ambitious French producers and helmers to step up to the plate, gaining access to American…
As much as 2012 crowned French cinema with commercial and critical hits like "The Artist" and "The Intouchables," which powered international biz, this year's Berlin and Cannes markets revealed a…
Lionsgate has acquired U.S. distribution rights from Worldview Entertainment to Guillaume Canet's English-language "Blood Ties," which world premiered out of competition at Cannes on Monday…
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Guillaume Canet's English-language remake of 'Les Liens du sang' is a sluggish, dramatically undernourished saga with limited audience appeal.
Underscoring the breadth of artistic aspirations driving many of today's European directors, Guillaume Canet's "Blood Ties" is one of three English-language films helmed by a Euro director playing in…
Two days before prestige pic “Blood Ties” screens at Cannes, Worldview Entertainment has picked up rights to Marilyn Monroe biopic "Blonde” with “Killing Them Softly” helmer Andrew Dominik set to…
Two of the biggest names in European and Chinese movie biz, Pierre-Ange Le Pogam at Paris' Stone Angels and Bruno Wu at China's Seven Swords, have created Angel Storm, a joint venture to develop and…
Jocko Sims has joined the cast of Fox’s "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," opposite Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Kodi-Smit McPhee and Gary Oldman. Fox has set the film for release on May 23, 2014. Matt…
City of Lights, City of Angels, L.A.'s annual French film showcase, has always been about maintaining a bridge between Hollywood and Paris. As such, the week-long event has doubled as one continuous…
108 Media and Paladin are drawing "Autumn Blood," acquiring worldwide rights to Markus Blunder's Austrian thriller with plans for a North American release this year.
Balloting begins Monday for Oscar nominations and, for the first time, voters can cast their ballots online. However, the Acad's security procedures essentially require the use of conventional mail…