Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired all North American rights to “Stand Clear of the Closing Doors,” four months after the drama won a special jury prize at the Tribeca Film Festival. Oscilloscope…
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Three years after he left CNN, Larry King will be back on the TV dial in more than 100 countries. The former CNN host's weekly political talkshow, "Politicking with Larry King," will be carried…
Strand Releasing has taken U.S. rights to Rithy Panh's Cambodian documentary “The Missing Picture,” which won the top jury prize in Un Certain Regard at Cannes. The film is set for a spring release…
Gravitas Ventures has acquired all North American rights to “Dear Mr. Watterson,” Joel Allen Schroeder’s documentary about Bill Watterson's "Calvin and Hobbes" comic strip. Gravitas Ventures will…
FilmDistrict has acquired U.S. distribution rights to the upcoming “Christ the Lord” movie with plans for a release in March, 2015. The project, first announced in late 2011, is based on Anne Rice's…
Open Road Films has acquired U.S. rights to Jon Favreau's comedy "Chef” and set a May 9, 2014 release date. Favreau is directing “Chef" from his own screeplay and will star along with Sofia Vergara…
The conversion of theaters to digital in the U.S. is almost complete, and the end of movies on film is in sight.
CBS TV Distribution has consolidated oversight of its domestic and international units under the direction of Armando Nunez, who has been upped to a newly created post as prexy-CEO of the CBS Global…
European film and TV giant Studiocanal has inked with Hoyts Group to acquire Hoyts Distribution, a top distrib in Australia and New Zealand.