Fox will handle DVD and VOD marketing and distribution for MGM’s film and TV product until June 2020.
Plus: Straight Up buys Man’s Search for Meaning rights; and more…
Shout! Factory has acquired a package of rights to the Australian animated feature and plans a multi-platform release.
Festivals and Awards
Dolby Laboratories has announced its first Dolby theatres in Asia at Wanda Cinema Line sites in Dalian, Changchun, Chongqing and Jinan.
Tony Orsten, CEO of Andy Serkis’ performance capture studio, also discusses “the other Jungle Book”.
EXCLUSIVE: Final version of Cannes Competition title is now seven minutes shorter following critics response.
Latest box office news
JUNE 27 UPDATE: Now You See Me 2 records Lionsgate’s biggest-ever opening in China with $44.4m.
Fox’s Independence Day: Resurgence has to settle for second with non-final $6.7m (£5.05m) debut from its 611 sites.