The John Pilger documentary, "The War on Democracy," has been sold by Paris-based Coach 14 to Lionsgate for the U.K. and Hopscotch for Australia and New Zealand.
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Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity Media will fund and produce a movie about Mary Queen of Scots with Scarlett Johansson attached.
New Line Cinema has twitched for "The Sick House" a British horror movie about a man trapped in an abandoned hospital and preyed upon by an ancient incarnation of the plague.
Thailand's Sahamongkolfilm Intl. has struck a low seven figures deal with Germany's Splendid Films for muay thai martial arts actioner "Ong bak 2."
Revolver has picked up U.K. rights to "The Workshop," Jamie Morgan's documentary about the 10 days he spent at a group therapy and sex workshop in California.
After its English language debut with Francois Ozon's "Angel," French shingle Fidelite is prepping a series of English-language pics with the likes of "Black Book" star Carice Van Houten, "Lost's"…
New Italian production outfit First Sun has acquired the rights to remake Dario Argento's classic 1977 horror movie "Suspiria" as an English-language film.
A self-absorbed teen learns to respect her parents' hard work and devotion in "The Schoolgirl's Diary," a well-lensed and largely underplayed North Korean dramedy whose curiosity value could be…
A typically quirky chamber drama by helmer Kim Ki-duk.
Three Hong Kong cult helmers play pass-the-parcel in "Triangle," a seriocomic crimer by Tsui Hark, Ringo Lam and Johnnie To that's a diverting, sometimes head-scratching experiment that will mostly…