In a deal valued just north of $1 million, Lionsgate has landed U.S. distribution rights to Sarah Polley's helming debut, "Away From Her," which preemed Monday at the Toronto Film Festival. Pricetag…
Toronto International Film Festival
It's political docs and genre pics that are making noise in Toronto -- and the stars who are getting left behind. In the second notable deal for a political pic in two days, Abu Ghraib expose "The…
Turns out Canuck film distribution exec Victor Loewy may have been more expendable than many thought. Motion Picture Distribution has renewed its output deal with the Weinstein Co. until 2010, a…
Big buzz has turned into big bucks for controversial film "Death of a President," as Newmarket inked a deal Monday in Toronto to release in U.S. theaters the pic about the fictional assassination of…
Festgoers in Toronto woke up to the news of a triple murder at a downtown Toronto hotel favored by festgoers. At 4:30 a.m. a man was found dead from stab wounds in the hallway on the 19th floor of…
"Death of a President" seemed to cause more of a stir before its world premiere on Sunday night at the Toronto International Film Festival than afterwards.
Without the Weinstein Co., the Toronto Film Festival would be pretty slow going. Gotham company made two major buys on Sunday, scooping up all rights to the much-pursued "Vince Vaughn's Wild West…
The Weinstein Company has added a jolt of energy to a sleepy Toronto Film Festival. Company has nabbed rights to two hot pics -- the Vince Vaughn standup-comedy doc "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy"…
The Oscar season was in full swing on Saturday at the Toronto International Film Festival as a bevy of titles vied for early front-runner status in the kudos race.
The Toronto Film Fest has its first notable buy, as MGM has scooped up North American rights to Werner Herzog Vietnam pic "Rescue Dawn" ahead of its world preem Saturday night.