Cannes is east of Eden, but the festival here is central to a scheme involving a historic theater.
Spanish-Italian distribber DeAPlaneta has acquired all Spanish rights to Oxide Pang and Danny Pang's horror pic "The Eye" in part of a major acquisitions push into Asian fantasy pics.
Japanese production and distribution company, Kinetique, has coughed up the coin for Vincent Gallo's next pic, "The Brown Bunny," which begins a cross country shoot next month.
Mosaic Entertainment, in association with boutique distributor Optimum Theatrical, has picked up U.K. theatrical distribution rights to "Real Women Have Curves," the Sundance Film Festival hit…
Making up for lost time, South Africa is moving fast to establish itself as an international player.
South Korean sales outfit Cineclick Asia has booked a number of sales to European markets at this year's Cannes Market.
Spanish TV production and facilities group MediaPro has taken a 60% stake in Barcelona-based production and commercials house Ovideo TV.
Paramount Pictures has picked up all rights to Myriad Pictures' dark comedy "The Good Girl" for Italian and Japanese territories.
UGC Intl. topper Patrick Binet confirmed to Variety Friday that he'll ankle the company he helped create to take a job at French broadcaster TF1's film arm.
Brazil's Grupo Novo de Cinema e TV has licensed Roberto ("Beto") Brandt's "The Trespasser" to the U.K.'s Gala Films.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures