AFM 2014: The Ghost Squad Looks to Save the Day

Posted on October 20, 2014 by Steve Barton The American Film Market chaos is already beginning as 13 Films has unveiled the first details and sales art for the family friendly flick Ghost Squad. Read on for the skinny, and brace yourself for lots more from AFM in the coming weeks. Joel Souza directs the film, which stars Kevin […]

EOne Acquires Liz Tuccillo’s SXSW Rom-Com ‘Take Care’

by The Deadline Team August 21, 2014 10:31am Entertainment One Films has acquired North American rights to Liz Tuccillo’s Take Care, the romantic comedy that stars Leslie Bibb and Thomas Sadoski. A late 2014 release is in the works. Tuccillo, who co-wrote the bestseller He’s Just Not That Into You and wrote on HBO’s Sex And The City, served as writer and producer and […]

Watch an Exclusive Clip From Very Good Girls Featuring Dakota Fanning

By Brittany Joyce July 3, 2014  |  2:00pm   It seems that Dakota Fanning is all grown up. While the Uptown Girls child star has generated enough anticipation for Very Good Girls on her own, the new film also comes as the directorial debut of screenwriter (not to mention Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal’s mom) Naomi Foner, and boasts a soundtrack […]

Movie Review: Very Good Girls

elizabeth olsen and dakota fanning star in this summertime love triangle. by: liza darwin Summertime movies tend to fall into a couple of key categories. There’s the major blockbuster, which can double as an action-packed flick like X-Men or a shiny Disney tale like Maleficent. There’s the rom-com (or, in the case of recent hit The Fault in Our Stars, heavy on […]

Adrien Brody launches production company

EXCLUSIVE: First film to go into production from actor’s company will be Manhattan Nocturne.   Adrien Brody has unveiled his production company Fable House in partnership with Sparkle Roll Cultural Media and Nigerian energy magnate Kola Aluko. The latter is understood to have committed $30m and start-up financier Beijing Cultural Assets Chinese Film & Television Fund a further […]

MIPTV Briefs: ‘SAF3′ Secures 2nd Season; ITVSGE Adds Major Series; More

Social experiment format Utopia is getting a German version. TheProSiebenSat.1 Group has acquired rights with the local version to be a co-production between Talpa Media and its German partner, Schwartzkopff TV. In the States, Talpa Media U.S. is working with Fox on the American version for launch later this year. The reality series features a group of everyday people whisked […]

Alicia Keys says ‘Mister & Pete’ provides Jennifer Hudson’s ‘defining role’

By: Nick Patch, The Canadian Press Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 at 4:26 P Alicia Keys, executive producer of the movie “The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete” smiles while speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. In the film, powerhouse vocalist Jennifer Hudson disappears into an entirely […]

“Chuck” Alum Yvonne Stahovski Set for Crime Thriller “Manhattan Nocturne” Opposite Adrien Brody

January 30, 2014 | Posted by Linda Ge Indie crime thriller “Manhattan Nocturne” has cast Adrien Brody and“Chuck” alumna Yvonne Strahovski to play the leads, according toVariety. The Brian DeCubellis film will be introduced to buyers in Berlin. Based on the 1996 Colin Harrison novel of the same name, “Manhattan Nocturne” sees Brody as Porter Wren, a tabloid reporter who makes his living writing about […]

Berlin: Adrien Brody Heading for ‘Manhattan Nocturne’ (EXCLUSIVE)

JANUARY 29, 2014 | 06:50PM PT Shooting planned for July Dave McNary Film Reporter@Variety_DMcNary In a pre-Berlin move, Adrien Brody and Yvonne Strahovski have come on board indie crime thriller “Manhattan Nocturne,” with shooting starting in July. 13 Films will be launching pre-sales next week at the European Film Market in Berlin. Paradigm is packaging and handling North American rights. Brian DeCubellis […]