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Paramount Pictures has closed a deal to take domestic rights to the Christian Duguay-helmed "The Extremists," starring Devon Sawa, Rufus Sewell, Rupert Graves, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras and Klaus…
Marlene Stewart was the costume designer on “Ali.” Information was incorrect in Wednesday's paper.
Lions Gate Films has partnered with Cowboy Pictures to acquire the U.S. distribution rights to "Final," Campbell Scott's solo directorial debut. Pic is skedded for a December release in Gotham…
Fox 2000 has optioned "Aquamarine," a young adult novel by "Practical Magic" author Alice Hoffman. The deal could be worth seven figures if the pic goes into production.
Danish director Lars von Trier, whose "Dancer in the Dark" won the Palme d'Or at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival as well as the European Film Award, will direct Richard Wagner's "The Ring of the…
Veteran documentarian Tom Perlmutter has been selected to head the English-language division of the National Film Board.
German sales outfit Peppermint is launching a feature film division devoted to the financing and distribution of English-lingo films.
Japanese animated fantasy "Spirited Away" will enter the record books this week by becoming the first foreign film in history to hit $200 million, excluding North America.
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