Worldview Entertainment has come on board to finance and produce Guillaume Canet's crime thriller "Blood Ties," a remake of the 2008 French pic "Les Liens du sang" (Rivals).
Welcome to the Punch
In a city known for its eclectic food scene, multihyphenate Mike Binder still felt the need to bring a hometown favorite to town.
"Made in Dagenham" star Andrea Riseborough has landed the female lead opposite James McAvoy in Eran Creevy's British crime thriller "Welcome to the Punch."
Based on the tome by A.J. Baime, script was penned by Jason Keller with Alex Young and Lucas Foster producing through Foster's Warp Film shingle.
A high-school comedy about two teenage boys who fall in love with the wife of their brutal gym teacher has topped the 2010 Brit List, which spotlights the U.K.'s best unproduced screenplays.
Private equity group Pacific Equity Partners will extend its Hoyts brand Down Under with the purchase of Australian Multiplex Cinemas.
TV channels will be bowing their first 3D programming in weeks, but they do face challenges in achieving a perfect launch.