Veteran distribution exec Laurie May is launching Canadian distribution company Elevation Pictures at the Toronto film festival, it was announced Saturday. The company's first move is a strategic…
By choosing to shoot "Lone Survivor" in New Mexico, Emmett/Furla not only got an excellent stand-in for the pic's Afghanistan setting less than two hours by air from Hollywood, it was also able to…
In a pre-Cannes move, Daniel Wagner has formed BiFrost Pictures Inc. as a specialty financing and production company with the goal of investing in four to six movies annually with budgets up to $20…
Universal's debut chiller "Mama" saw a slight three-day bump vs. earlier estimates, at $28.5 million, but the studio released four-day projections that were a tad more conservative. Estimates of $33…
"Broken City" is an evocative and over-ambitious title for a so-so political potboiler that wants to be a gritty, expansive epic of moral and urban decay.
Just as "The Expendables 2" explodes into theaters, Adi Shankar's banner 1984 Private Defense Contractors has tapped Dutch Southern to write an all-female riff on the star-studded action franchise.
Euro film group Studiocanal, wielding its three-year $800 million film financing clout, is boosting its distribution, acquiring "Evil Dead" and "The Company You Keep" for Blighty, and "Broken City"…
"Super 8" star Kyle Chandler will join Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe in Allen Hughes' political thriller "Broken City."
Alona Tal and Natalie Martinez have landed the two female leads opposite Mark Wahlberg in the New Regency and Emmett/Furla co-production "Broken City."
Twentieth Century Fox is negotiating to acquire "Broken City" from Emmett/Furla Films.
Emmett/Furla Films and Envision Entertainment are partnering to establish a new $250 million revolving equity and debt fund to finance a new slate of "high-end, star-driven" commercial features.