The Irish film industry has been relatively insulated from the country's drastic austerity program designed to alleviate its national debt crisis.
Stephen St. Leger
Handful of promising pix shot in Ireland or by native talent make market rounds
FilmDistrict has snapped up all U.S. rights to EuropaCorp's sci-fi adventure "Lockout," produced by Luc Besson and toplining Guy Pearce and Maggie Grace.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$8.2M Cumulative:$34.1M Sony / Columbia -39.59%
The Boxtrolls2Daily:$4.9M Cumulative:$17.3M Focus -34.47%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner3Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$58.0M Fox -46.49%
French studio EuropaCorp is in pre-production on its next big English-language project, the 3D sci-fi actioner "Section 8."
Rogue Pictures' "Lost Squad" has found its writer and director in Stephen St. Leger and James Mather. The Irish duo, best known for directing commercials as the team of Saint and Mather, will tackle…