Paris-based sales agent Other Angle is celebrating its fifth birthday at Cannes with a flurry of deals across its slate, and a pickup. “The Big Bad Wolf,” a French comedy starring Benoit Poelvoorde…
Little White Lies
Lionsgate has acquired U.S. distribution rights from Worldview Entertainment to Guillaume Canet's English-language "Blood Ties," which world premiered out of competition at Cannes on Monday…
Guillaume Canet's English-language remake of 'Les Liens du sang' is a sluggish, dramatically undernourished saga with limited audience appeal.
Underscoring the breadth of artistic aspirations driving many of today's European directors, Guillaume Canet's "Blood Ties" is one of three English-language films helmed by a Euro director playing in…
The summer B.O. doldrums allowed Lionsgate's "The Expendables 2" to claim its second weekend victory with $13.5 million, while right-wing docu "2016: Obama's America" made an impressive first-time…
Content has tapped Caity Lotz and Toby Stephens to play the lead roles in sci-fi action thriller "The Machine."
The little white lies are neither little nor kosher in "Would I Lie to You? 3," the loud and formulaic third entry in Thomas Gilou's saga about Jewish garment workers from Paris trying to make it big.
Balanced on a fulcrum between drama and comedy, director/co-writer Maya Kenig's "Off-White Lies" follows the inevitably rocky relationship of an unemployed man and his teen daughter visiting him in…
A bright performance by newcomer Zhu Lin can't prevent severe credibility gaps and abrasive tonal shifts from harpooning the heartwarming intentions of "33 Postcards."
Solid if rather classically corny story underperformed in Gaul, though the dudes should find takers in mostly Francophone markets.