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Sunshine on Leith
This Proclaimers jukebox musical is a chirpy heart-on-sleeve confection that's populist in a somewhat generic way.
Nicole Garcia's latest is a fine little French drama in which unexpectedly crossed paths turn out to be a catalyst for mutual change.
The 38th Toronto Intl. Film Festival will end Sunday on a robust note with more than two dozen deals completed. Both “Bad Words” and “Can a Song Save Your Life?” (pictured above) sold for $7 million…
Roadside Attractions has acquired U.S. rights to director Fred Schepisi's adult romance “Words and Pictures,” starring Clive Owen and Oscar winner Juliette Binoche at the Toronto Film Festival. The…
Cohen Media Group has acquired North American distribution “The Last of the Unjust” from “Shoah” director Claude Lanzmann. CMG Chairman and CEO Charles S. Cohen announced the deal at the Toronto…
A24 is closing a deal for U.S. rights for Scarlett Johansson’s sci-fi thriller “Under the Skin,” a day after its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. The film, directed by Jonathan Glazer (“Sexy…
Four days after “The Railway Man” held its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, the first official trailer has been released for the Colin Firth-Nicole Kidman drama. The film is based on true…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to “True Blood” star Ryan Kwanten’s “The Right Kind of Wrong” in advance of its Sept. 12 world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. The romantic comedy…
The British are coming. And this year they are coming in droves to the Toronto Film Festival.
While Matthew Weiner commands an imperial presence in TV land, he arrives at Toronto as a humble near-first time director, aspiring for some good reviews and, more importantly, for a distributor.