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…
In the run-up to Mipcom, Endemol Studios, the L.A.-based scripted studio of Endemol North America, has come on board to produce an English-language adaptation of Canal Plus’ hit crime thriller…
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…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to “True Blood” star Ryan Kwanten’s “The Right Kind of Wrong” in advance of its Sept. 12 world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. The romantic comedy…
Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Claire Denis' family drama "Bastards," three months after its divisive premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" dares to question why an industry so receptive to Holocaust stories has been so reluctant to produce more movies about the myriad human-rights violations perpetrated on our…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
FilmDistrict has set "Insidious Chapter 2" for release on Aug. 30.
An "Insidious" sequel is on the way with the same creative team on board.
Rolling off the success of "Paranormal Activity" in Gaul, Paris-based mini-major Wild Bunch has taken French distrib rights to low-budget horror film "Insidious" from "Saw" creators James Wan and…