In a departure from its usual arthouse fare, Magnolia Pictures has bought U.S. distrib rights to U.K. horror-comedy "Severance" in a Cannes acquisition.
The Independent Film & Television Alliance has announced its speakers and panel topics for the eighth annual IFTA Production Conference, to be held June 16 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Berlin-based rights trader Eastern European Acquisition Pool has picked up 13 titles from the Weinstein Co. for the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland and Bulgaria and, for selected pics, the…
"Poseidon" receives a second life this weekend with a launch into major foreign markets after a disappointing Stateside run. Warner Bros. is opening Wolfgang Petersen's remake in Australia, China…
The Stony Brook Film Festival will kick off July 20 with "Heavens Fall," Terry Green's retelling of the notorious 1930s Scottsboro boys case, with Timothy Hutton, Leelee Sobieski, David Strathairn…
Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn won't be able to break the mutants' hold on the box office this weekend. With "X-Men: the Last Stand" a lock on first place even if it falls as much as 60%…
Fueled by the U.K. Film Council's Development Fund slate investment, Pathe and the BBC have joined forces and launched an annual development fund of £300,000 ($560,000).
"The Da Vinci Code," which opened to packed houses here May 26 and netted 30 million rupees ($648,000) in its opening weekend in India, has been banned by five Indian states.
Czechs are gearing up for an artistic bent to Karlovy Vary as organizers announced Thursday that celebrated bad boy Matthew Barney will present his "Cremaster" series at the west Bohemian fest.
Central Casting is opening a Manhattan office and expanding its database of background actors into New York. Company is working on several Gotham-based projects, providing background talent for film…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media