Sean Connery is reportedly spearheading plans to set up a film studio with Sony Pictures in Edinburgh, Scotland, a deal worth about $100 million.
New Line's "Living Out Loud" moved to the top of the exclusives roster in its first outing.
FROM MIFED German production, licensing and distribution upstart Helkon Media has agreed on a one-picture co-production agreement with Behaviour Worldwide and acquired three films from the company.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$7.8M Cumulative:$32.5M Fox -42.23%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$2.9M Cumulative:$12.8M Universal Pictures -42.27%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$11.6M Warner Brothers -44.36%
FROM MIFED Good Machine Intl. is ramping up its management structure, distribution relationships and international production ambitions, while notching up substantial sales at Mifed.
France's "The Dreamlife of Angels" leads the pack with three nominations in this year's European Film Awards. Five other features came in with two each.
Walt Disney Pictures has acquired rights to an untitled pitch by scribes Mark Gibson and Philip Halprin for a mid-six figures.
Swarms of "Antz" bit off big chunks of the B.O. in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand last weekend, while "Saving Private Ryan" conquered Italy and "The Truman Show" hooked viewers as it debuted in…
Producer Lucas Foster has joined Blue Tulip Prods. as helmer Jan De Bont's partner in the 20th Century Fox-based production banner.
"August 32nd on Earth," the first feature from Montreal writer-director Denis Villeneuve, has been picked as Canada's official selection for consideration in the best foreign-language film category…
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