Sony is firming up its early 2009 release calendar, including setting Robert Luketic's Katherine Heigl-Gerard Butler romantic comedy to open April 4 and taking toon "Cloudy with a Chance of…
With its sunny weather, scenic coastline and sumptuous villas, Provence could almost be California.
Last year, Edith Piaf biopic "La Vie en rose" opened City of Lights, City of Angels film festival and went on to win the best actress Oscar for Marion Cotillard. That pic also eventually grossed more…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Large or small, a foreign shoot need only contact three groups: commissions, line producers and maybe vfx houses. Variety delivers the skinny of some of France's creme de la creme.
Shooting films in France has been popular from the get-go. Indeed, France was the get-go. The first film lensed anywhere is believed to be "Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat," Louis Lumiere's station…
It was as a film director that Luc Besson discovered the abandoned coal-fire power station where La Cite du Cinema will eventually stand. The year was 1993, and Besson, along with a scaled-down crew…
Paris has become a fixture in heavyweight Hollywood shoots since getting an energetic new "agent," the Ile de France Film Commission, which came onboard in 2004 to revitalize the local film industry…
The Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur (PACA) area in France's southeastern corner has ties to cinema stretching back more than 100 years ago to the brothers Lumiere, who cut their technical teeth shooting…