The first production investment of the Weinstein Co. and Costantini Films Latin Film Fund, Jose Padilha's "Tropa de Elite" ("Elite Squad"), will world preem Sept. 20 as the opener at the Rio Film…
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The Weinstein Co. has sold Italian rights to Stephen King adaptation "1408" and Rob Zombie's "Halloween" remake to Lucky Red in a deal that signals the Italo distrib's expansion from strictly…
The Weinstein Co. is in talks with Penelope Cruz, Marion Cotillard and Javier Bardem to star in the musical "Nine."
Nicole Kidman and Ralph Fiennes will star in love story "The Reader" for the Weinstein Co. Stephen Daldry will direct David Hare's adaptation of the bestselling novel by German writer Bernhard…
The Weinstein Co. has taken the wraps off a $285 million fund to fully finance the development, production, acquisition, marketing and distribution of a large slate of Asian-themed films over the…
The Weinstein Co. has acquired rights to action drama "Dong mau anh hung" ("The Rebel"), one of the biggest Vietnamese films of all time.
The Weinstein Co. has moved up the release of "The Nanny Diaries" to Aug. 24 from Sept. 7. A major factor in the move was a series of date changes by Lionsgate, which moved "3:10 to Yuma" to Sept. 7…
The Weinstein Co. has pre-bought North American rights to "Make It Happen," a dance movie set in the world of burlesque. "Diary of a Mad Black Woman" helmer Darren Grant is onboard to direct.
The Weinstein Co. is going into business with "24" producer Tony Krantz and "Infernal Affairs" co-director Andrew Lau for a trio of Hong Kong action pics.
After preeming controversial Michael Moore docu "Sicko" in Gotham on Monday night, the Weinstein Co. said it has decided to bow the film in New York on Friday, a week earlier than planned.
The Weinstein Co. has acquired screen rights to "The Silver Linings Playbook," a not-yet-published comic novel from Matthew M. Quick. Mirage Prods. partners Sydney Pollack and Anthony Minghella will…