Focus World, the multi-platform distribution initiative owned and operated by Focus Features, has acquired world rights to Ian Edelman's “Puerto Ricans in Paris” starring Luis Guzman. The pic also…
After co-founding Focus Features 11 years ago, CEO James Schamus was told by parent company Universal Pictures Wednesday that he no longer had a job. Universal chairman Donna Langley delivered the…
Hernan Lopez has inked a new three-year contract with 21st Century Fox that will keep him prexy-CEO of Fox International Channels and National Geographic Channels International through 2016. Lopez…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Paul Haggis examines his own storytelling methods in "Third Person," an ambitious puzzle movie in which four couples in three interlocking stories reveal different facets of a single psyche — namely…
In movie land, three's often good company, but especially when it comes to trilogies.
The Montreal World Film Festival announced its full slate of 432 films from around the globe on Tuesday, including 113 world or international feature preems. From the U.S. “The Red Robin” by Michael…
This sci-fi-themed quest story about a deadly pub crawl is another highly enjoyable exercise in jaunty pastiche from the brains behind 'Shaun of the Dead' and 'Hot Fuzz.'
Visual effects and 3D conversion company Prime Focus World has secured some $53 million in additional equity investment and is not for sale, its CEO said Friday. Indiatimes.com had reported that…
By the time Alex Gibney started chronicling the story of Julian Assange and Wikileaks in "We Steal Secrets" — which debuts May 24 via Focus World — the charismatic hacker's personality had already…
As showbiz gets increasingly global, U.S. talent reps are establishing more outposts around the world.
Lake Bell has lost her voice. The actress calls from New York with laryngitis, which is kind of ironic considering she plays the daughter of a famous trailer narrator who aspires to become that…