French powerhouse’s slate includes Zac Efron, Ralph Fiennes and Tom Hardy projects.
EXCLUSIVE: The edgy distributor has struck a deal with the producers in conjunction with eOne Films International to take Matt Shakman’s contemporary thriller off the table heading into Toronto.
Sentence passed on a man who recorded Fast and Furious 6 at a UK cinema and sold copies to the public.
Paramount Home Media Distribution (PHMD) has acquired select US home entertainment rights to the acclaimed film.
Festivals and Awards
A study from research consultancy Sycamore Research and Marketing has found that 73% of Taiwanese netizens admit they pirate movies and music, although 81% agree that piracy is wrong.
Comedy sequel trounces action sequel on social networks in the UK.
Sundance Institute executives have named Shari Frilot and Kamal Sinclair co-directors of New Frontier in a bid to deepen the organisation’s commitment to the programme.
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DreamWorks Animation’s How To Train Your Dragon 2 finished top of the pile last session thanks to a sterling debut in China that delivered a little over $26m.
CHINA BOX OFFICE: DreamWorks Animation’s How To Train Your Dragon 2 topped the Chinese box office for the week August 11-17, grossing $26.32m over a four-day weekend, while Pompeii opened in third position with $6.68m over three days.
Film tester Screen Engine has acquired dial test TV research pioneer ASI Entertainment.