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Producer Philippe Rousselet ("Lord of War") has launched Vendome Pictures as a development, production and financing banner with plans to produce at least a dozen features in the next five years.
Icon has taken U.K. and Australian rights to "Pelican Blood," Brit director Karl Golden's leftfield urban love story set in the world of obsessive birdwatchers.
The crucial U.K. opening of Bond pic "Quantum of Solace," a fortnight ahead of its domestic debut is the key happening at the European box office this weekend.
The Estoril Film Festival, which is run by leading Franco-Portuguese producer Paulo Branco, has announced its final lineup.
Cutting edge Spanish-Moroccan helmers Swel and Imad Noury have pulled down financing from Morocco's CCM Film Institute and pubcaster SNRT for sophomore pic, "The Man Who Sold the World."
Advance ticket sales of the John Woo epic "Red Cliff Part I" have set a record for an Asian pic in Japan.
Four studios are in a high-stakes bidding battle for rights to a new videogame from Electronic Arts that hasn't even been publicly announced yet.
Mike Tollin Prods. has acquired screen rights to "In the Space Left Behind," a comic coming-of-age novel by Joan Ackermann. The author will pen the script.
Sarah Jessica Parker and Hugh Grant are in negotiations to star in an untitled Marc Lawrence-helmed romantic comedy for Columbia Pictures.
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