In Germany, Turkish-themed films are beginning to generate major box office coin even as Turkey's own cinematic output is making waves on the international stage and dominating the B.O. at home.
With an additional 17 overseas territories, Paramount-DreamWorks Animation's 3D toon "Kung Fu Panda 2" was able to claim the top spot overseas during the June 10-12 weekend, knocking Disney's…
Russia is forging a new path in international co-productions, helped by developments that include the country joining Eurimages and new government funds for co-prods.
It's the audience that is most likely to feel cheated by this far-too-mellow drama.
Eric Nazarian and Sergei Bodrov have sold a pitch to Chernin Entertainment titled "Blood Brothers," with Channing Tatum attached to star and produce, sources tell Variety.
"Black Swan" thesp Toby Hemingway is set to star in the indie pic "The Silent Thief" alongside Scout Taylor Compton and Cody Longo.
Eddie Griffin has formed management-production banner Griffin/Skye Industries to seek out new talent and develop and produce television shows and feature films.
Paul Thomas Anderson's religious drama "The Master" just picked up a pair of late converts in Josh Close and Fiona Dourif.
Warner Bros. is ramping up a re-imagined and untitled King Arthur project with David Dobkin attached to direct and produce from his own script.
Caity Lotz has just been added to the indie feature "Live at the Foxes Den" opposite Jackson Rathbone ("Twilight").