J.C. Chandor avoids the sophomore slump with an impressively spare, nearly dialogue-free stranded-at-sea drama starring a superb Robert Redford.
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By DAVE McNARY Benaroya Pictures has brought on ”Margin Call” producer Joe Jenckes to serve as head of production. Jenckes developed ties with Benaroya Pictures CEO Michael Benaroya while they…
Thanks in part to "Margin Call's" boffo day-and-date digital release last fall, this could be the year that Sundance dealmakers begin to see on-demand distribution not just as an add-on or…
Coming off strong reviews for her supporting turns in "Margin Call" and "Another Happy Day," Demi Moore is set to cameo as political activist Gloria Steinem in "Lovelace."
"Margin Call" takes a harsh look at Wall Street economics, but in the smaller world of independent film, returns have been bullish.
"Build the cast and they will come," says Laura Rister, head of production at Untitled Entertainment and principal of Waterfall Media, the joint venture between Untitled and Cassian Elwes.
Millennium's "Trespass" and Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions' "Margin Call" will both get a day-and-date theatrical and VOD release, with Time Warner Cable offering "Margin" through its Movies On…
In the first major acquisition to come out of this year's Sundance Film Festival, Lionsgate has co-opted with Roadside Attractions to acquire and release helmer J.C. Chandor's "Margin Call."
A methodical, coolly absorbing boardroom thriller set on the eve of the 2008 economic collapse.