Bobby Paunescu and Jared Underwood's Solar Entertainment Group has allied with Romanian entrepreneur Dragos Savulescu to launch Solar Studios in Bucharest. The partnership, announced in Cannes…
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Though Berlin is barely in the rearview mirror, and Cannes doesn't kick off until May 15, the rousing recent success of such indie films as "Looper" ($166 million in worldwide box office) and "Hunger…
Solar Pictures is teaming with Tom Hardy to develop drama "Samarkand." Hardy will portray a soldier returning from the Middle East in a story about the problems of post-traumatic stress disorder…
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The potential for screw-tightening suspense gets lost amid the ineffectual dramatics in "Phantom," a feeble fictionalization of a crucial but little-known moment when a rogue Soviet submarine brought…
Fledgling film company Solar Pictures has closed its first alliance, a multi-year, multi-territory output agreement with Italia Film covering the Middle East, Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, India, Nepal…
For journalists, the yawning gap between the romance surrounding their jobs and harsh reality appears to be growing.
Aiming to provide an array of financing to the indie sector, Solar Entertainment Group has partnered with Hoffman Lloyd LLC to create a media/entertainment investment bank dubbed Solar Entertainment…
Just before Hollywood shuts down for the holidays, Marvel Studios has narrowed its shortlist of actors to star in James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy," with Zachary Levi and Jim Sturgess still in…
British distrib Metrodome has acquired all rights to Antti Jokinen's "Purge," which is Finland's entry in the Oscars foreign-language film category.
Newly minted production company Solar Pictures has launched a full-service specialty financing division dubbed Solar Media Capital and hired former Comerica Entertainment Group exec Andrew Robinson…
As the six Hollywood majors chant the tentpoles-and-franchises mantra, coin has been flowing toward the indie sector to fund mid-range films.