Sean Connery is reportedly spearheading plans to set up a film studio with Sony Pictures in Edinburgh, Scotland, a deal worth about $100 million.
Walt Disney Pictures has acquired rights to an untitled pitch by scribes Mark Gibson and Philip Halprin for a mid-six figures.
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.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$8.2M Cumulative:$34.1M Sony / Columbia -39.59%
The Boxtrolls2Daily:$4.9M Cumulative:$17.3M Focus -34.47%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner3Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$58.0M Fox -46.49%
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.
Producer Lucas Foster has joined Blue Tulip Prods. as helmer Jan De Bont's partner in the 20th Century Fox-based production banner.
New Line's "Living Out Loud" moved to the top of the exclusives roster in its first outing.
"Show Me Love," a film about growing up in a small town, is Sweden's 1999 Oscar entry for best foreign-language film.
This latest effort from Nippon helmer Takashi Miike, who has managed to turn out seven wildly divergent features in little more than three years, takes him in yet another direction. Set in an…
Austrian movie audiences are turning a local comedy into a local success story. "Hinterholz 8" has just topped the 500,000 admissions point, making it "the most successful Austrian film in 30 years"…