Focus Features has promoted president Andrew Karpen to co-CEO, and has signed a new multi-year contract with CEO James Schamus. Karpen has served as president of Focus since 2006 and joined the…
“The Place Beyond the Pines” explores the unbreakable bond between fathers and sons, and is directed by Derek Cianfrance, helmer of “Blue Valentine.” Luke (Ryan Gosling) is a high-wire motorcycle…
Random House Studios and Focus Features have acquired feature film rights to Jo Baker's new novel "Longbourn," based on the servant characters in Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice."
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Focus Features has acquired an untitled thriller pitch from "Compliance" helmer Craig Zobel, who is set to write and direct the project.
Chernin Entertainment's exec VP Josh McLaughlin is joining Focus Features as senior VP of production.
Focus Features will release Miramax's "The Debt" on Aug. 31.
Focus Features has scooped up worldwide rights to first-time helmer Dee Rees' LGBT-themed drama "Pariah" in a high six-figure bid, sources say.
Focus Features has picked up U.S. and most territory rights to Mike Mills' Ewan McGregor-Christopher Plummer dramedy "Beginners."
Focus Features has a challenge in Ang Lee's "Taking Woodstock": How to market a film that is centered around the 40-year-old landmark event, but isn't really about that event.