As Focus Features absorbs both the indie distrib FilmDistrict and its founder Peter Schlessel by January, Focus will be able to move into making the kind of movies that FilmDistrict has become known…
Following a dominant opening for “Insidious: Chapter 2,” Entertainment One, FilmDistrict, and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions are developing the third chapter of the micro-budgeted scare…
Boosted by a Friday-the-13th launch, FilmDistrict's low-budget scarer sequel "Insidious Chapter 2" beat expectations with an estimated $41.1 million, making it the largest opening in September for a…
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FilmDistrict’s “Insidious Chapter 2” is exceeding even the high end of pre-weekend expectations with a new weekend target of $40 million to $42 million. The scarer sequel earned $20.1 million on its…
FilmDistrict’s “Insidious” sequel kicked off the Friday the 13th weekend with an estimated $1.5 million in midnight shows Thursday. The James Wan-directed horror film, made for only $5 million, is…
FilmDistrict’s “Insidious Chapter 2” should have no trouble possessing the top spot at the domestic box office, taking full advantage of its Friday-the-13th debut. But therein lies the weekend’s…
James Wan returns with two more hours of seat-clenching scares in this modestly scaled and highly pleasurable sequel to his low-budget 2011 smash.
It wasn't Friday the 13th yet, but a sense of gloom befell the "Insidious: Chapter 2" world premiere on Sept. 10. What was so scary? The possibility of director James Wan not directing the film's…
New Line has tapped "We're the Millers" scribes Sean Anders and John Morris to take on "Horrible Bosses 2." Anders will direct, and Morris will exec produce pic.
FilmDistrict is amping up the fear factor in the first official trailer for “Insidious: Chapter 2,” culminating with the reminder that the sequel is opening on Friday the 13th of September. The film…
Lindsay Seim has rounded out the cast of “Insidious 2” from FilmDistrict and Blumhouse Entertainment. James Wan returns to direct with Rose Byrne and Patrick Wilson to reprise their roles. The sequel…