Lionsgate has set a Dec. 21 release in the United States for "The Impossible," starring Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor, based on a true story during the 2004 tsunami in Thailand.
When Spanish captain Iker Casillas hoisted the World Cup into the air, you'd expect execs at Spain's Telecinco to be equally tearful with joy.
Film sustains interest as an understated drama that always seems just one outburst away from terrifying.
Stephane Courbit's multinational TV production holding Banijay Entertainment has taken a 51% stake in Spain's Cuarzo Prods.
Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum's Spyglass Entertainment has closed a multiyear output deal with commercial Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.