The Gersh Agency has expanded into the book biz, forming a department that will broker publishing deals for author clients. Phyllis Wender will run the division from Gersh's New York HQ and will…
Five more titles have joined the Cannes Film Festival's Official Selection, including Hou Hsiao Hsien's provisionally titled Juliette Binoche starrer "Looking for the Red Balloon," which will open…
Shochiku has added three new pics to the international sales slate it is bringing to Cannes, the company announced Wednesday. Two of them, horror pic "Densen-Uta" and romantic drama "Mirai Yorozu,"…
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
New Line has signed Queen Latifah to topline a remake of "All of Me," the 1984 comedy that starred Steve Martin and Lily Tomlin. Adam Shankman and Offspring Entertainment partner Jennifer Gibgot will…
Argentina's top broadcaster Telefe has launched a fourth edition of "Telefe Cortos," a contest for short films that is drawing an increasing number of submissions from a growing industry in Latin…
In New York: The announcement of David Halberstam's fatal car accident cast a pall over the literary establishment revelers at the Paris Review benefit in the Puck Building.
Easternlight has picked up distrib rights for "Shamo," helmer Soi Cheang's follow-up to "Dog Bite Dog." Pic will preem May 17 at Cannes.
Cannes this year will be an open-and-shut case for Studio Canal. Company's international sales slate includes the Cannes Film Festival's opening night and closing night films, Wong Kar Wai's in…
Continuing its ramp-up, United Artists has tapped veteran production exec Don Granger as prexy of production. Granger's resume includes supervising 35 films at Paramount, including pics in the…
Peter Naish has joined David Bergstein's Capitol Films as co-managing director, with responsibility for the foreign sales operations at both Capitol and its sister company ThinkFilm.