Despite the familiarity of its tale about recriminations, revelations and reconciliations, Laila Marrakchi's family drama is consistently engaging and frequently amusing.
French thesps Vincent Cassel and Jean Reno will star in "Fantomas," an adaptation of the French detective novels produced by Thomas Langmann's La Petite Reine.
"In Morocco, we have to invent our own model for the film industry," says producer-director Nabil Ayouch. "We need to highlight the role of writers and creative producers and learn from best…
In the movie business, Morocco is most often thought of as a location for Hollywood blockbusters, a place to film Middle Eastern-flavored settings in relative safety.
More “Laila Marrakchi” on Variety.com
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$162.3M Disney -70.34%
Rio 22Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox -77.49%
Oculus3Daily:$946,007 Cumulative:$13.0M Relativity Media -64.44%