ThinkFilm has picked up domestic distribution rights to British comedy "Keeping Mum," starring Rowan Atkinson, Kristin Scott Thomas, Maggie Smith and Patrick Swayze.
"Tell No One," Harlan Coben's bestselling New York-set crime novel, has morphed into a Gallic film, "Ne le dis a personne." Michael Apted was originally going to bring "Tell No One" to the bigscreen.
Mantarraya Producciones, the company founded by Jaime Romandia in association with Carlos Reygadas and his NoDream Cinema label, is going global with its current slate of five films.
A lavishly produced biopic on Egyptian singer Abdel Halim Hafez, "Halim's" target audience is clearly Arabic-language fans of the superstar, who will not only be moved by the teary melodrama, but by…
IDT Entertainment Sales has sold "Masters of Horror 2" and "Masters of Science Fiction" in Germany to Splendid Films.
Kinowelt has acquired worldwide rights to Katharina Otto-Bernstein's docu "Absolute Wilson" about director Robert Wilson.
Toei Intl., sales arm of Japanese major, has inked pre-sales deals for a pair of its in-production titles.
Gallic sales outfit Celluloid Dreams is launching a new thrills-and-chills banner, Celluloid Nightmares.
Stephen Dillane ("The Hours") has joined "Savage Grace," a Killer Films/Monfort Producciones production, producer Iker Monfort announced.
Grimly surveying the aftermath of the recent tsunami on an Indonesian province, "Serambi" scrupulously avoids milking tragedy for easy tears or pity. Garin Nugroho's snapshot wisely acknowledges that…
Sony cracked the box office code after all. After suffering a critical drubbing at Cannes, "The Da Vinci Code" found the B.O. holy grail, garnering $77 million Stateside and a record $147 million…