De Laurentiis intends to expand internationally in soccer over the next 10 years by acquiring a U.K. team, one in the U.S. and one in Brazil, to create a global network of clubs.
Aurelio and Luigi De Laurentiis' Italian distribution banner Filmauro has acquired Italian rights from Exclusive Media to Henry-Alex Rubin's ensemble drama "Disconnect."
ROME -- Universal Pictures Intl. has signed a three-year deal to distrib content either produced or purchased by Aurelio De Laurentiis' Filmauro banner in Italy.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Local distribs Medusa and RAI Cinema, both units of the country's top broadcasters, are having strong years.
Romantic comedy "Manual of Love," the only bright note in Italy's slumping box office, has seduced international distribs, scoring theatrical sales to 11 territories, including Germany, Spain and…
Filmauro, one of Italy's top independent production-distribution outfits, has appointed Veronica Mona head of acquisitions, replacing chief buyer Maria Grazia Vairo, who is ankling to pursue other…