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…
Attached to direct Working Title's India-set "Six Suspects," Pablo Trapero ("Carancho," "White Elephant"), one of Latin America's most successful young directors, is prepping a second crime movie.
MADRID -- Argentina's Martin Mauregui, a co-scribe on Pablo Trapero "Lion's Den," "Carancho" and "White Elephant," is prepping his directorial debut, "1922."
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The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
The lensing is flawless in "White Elephant," but the same can't be said for the script, which tries to keep too many thematic balls in the air without privileging any one.
MADRID -- Spanish arthouse distributor Alta Classics has picked up theatrical and home entertainment rights to social drama "Elefante blanco," the upcoming film by Argentine helmer Pablo Trapero…
Genre specialist Xavier Gens ("Hitman," "Frontiere(s)") is attached to direct psychological thriller "Cold Skin" for Madrid and Paris-based Kanzaman.
Korean helmer Park Jung-bum's debut, "The Journals of Musan," has been acquired by Star Sands for Japan and SNRT for Morocco TV.
Albania “East, West, East” (Gjergj Xhuvani) Algeria “Outside the Law” (Rachid Bouchareb) Argentina “Carancho” (Pablo Trapero) Austria “La Pivellina” (Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel) Azerbaijan “The…
Argentine noir thriller "Carancho," the country's highest-grossing film of the year, has sold to Spain following deals for France and the U.S.
A distinctly minor film noir with a sense of the convention's formula but not its elements.