'District 9' writer-director Neill Blomkamp delivers a less dazzling but absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism.
FilmDistrict has acquired U.S. distribution rights to “Are We Officially Dating?” staring Zac Efron. Pic also stars Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller and was helmed by Tom Gormican. Story follows…
FilmDistrict has nabbed U.S. distribution rights to the musical event film "Rocketman," which chronicles the journey of musician Elton John from childhood to stardom. FilmDistrict is planning a wide…
Moving into the indie sphere, FilmDistrict has launched High Top Releasing to provide theatrical booking services to independent producers. The label, a subsidiary under FilmDistrict, will provide…
FilmDistrict will co-finance paranormal horror film “The Last Word” for domestic release in summer 2014. Boss Media's Frank Mancuso, Jr. will produce along with Eric Gores, Peter Facinelli and Rob…
FilmDistrict has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Paul W.S. Anderson's "Pompeii" starring Kit Harington, Kiefer Sutherland and Emily Browning. The company has set a Feb. 28, 2014 release date for…
U.S. distributor FilmDistrict has promoted a trio of execs — Beth Lemberger, Brad Goldberg and Anjay Nagpal. Lemberger has been promoted to exec VP of business affairs and general counsel…
Exclusive Releasing and FilmDistrict are closing on a deal to acquire rights to Jerusha Hess' "Austenland," which the companies would team to split 50/50 worldwide.
FilmDistrict has acquired Intrepid Pictures' horror project "Oculus," to be directed by Mike Flanagan from a script he co-wrote with Jeff Howard.
Veteran exec Beth Lemberger has joined domestic distributor FilmDistrict as senior VP of business and legal affairs.