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Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in Remake of Denmark’s Oscar Entry ‘The Guilty’ (Exclusive)

Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in Remake of Denmark’s Oscar Entry ‘The Guilty’ (Exclusive) Bold Films, and Jake Gyllenhaal and Riva Marker’s Nine Stories Productions have acquired the rights to remake the Danish thriller “The Guilty,” with Gyllenhaal attached to star. The pic, which ...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Breakout Constance Wu in Talks for Rom-Com at Screen Gems

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Breakout Constance Wu in Talks for Rom-Com at Screen Gems Constance Wu, the star of “Fresh Off the Boat” and “Crazy Rich Asians,” will be looking for love in yet another romantic comedy. Wu is in talks to star in an untitled romantic comedy from Screen ...

‘Woman At War’: Jodie Foster To Direct & Star In English Version Of Iceland’s Oscar Entry

‘Woman At War’: Jodie Foster To Direct & Star In English Version Of Iceland’s Oscar Entry Exclusive: Two-time Oscar winner Jodie Foster will direct, co-produce and star in an English-language remake of Woman at War, the spirited and eccentric eco-thriller that Iceland has officially ...

Javier Bardem, Elle Fanning, Salma Hayek, Chris Rock & Laura Linney Set For Sally Potter Pic; HanWay & Bleecker Street Aboard

Javier Bardem, Elle Fanning, Salma Hayek, Chris Rock & Laura Linney Set For Sally Potter Pic; HanWay & Bleecker Street Aboard Javier Bardem, Elle Fanning, Salma Hayek, Chris Rock and Laura Linney lead an impressive cast for The Party and Orlando writer-director Sally Potter’s latest film. Production is underway in Spain on ...

Ventana Sur: Thierry Fremaux on Netflix, the Oscars, Argentine Cinema, Educating Spectators

Ventana Sur: Thierry Fremaux on Netflix, the Oscars, Argentine Cinema, Educating Spectators Buenos Aires — “You can’t condition Cannes on an event which takes place in Hollywood the following March,” said Thierry Frémaux in a keynote speech at Ventana Sur, “Questions on the Present of ...

Sony Pictures TV Clinches Expands Multi-Territory Deal on ‘Inseparable’ (Exclusive)

Buenos Aires — In another Hollywood studio deal unveiled at Ventana Sur, Sony Pictures Television has expanded its multi-territory deal on Marcos Carnevale’s “Inseparables” (Inseparable) to take in ...

Iffam: Disruption Assumptions Challenged at Industry Forum

What a difference a year makes. At the 2017 Industry Forum, part of the International Film Festival and Awards Macao, executives had concluded that disruptors to traditional models of distribution, ...

Crazy, stupid, love: the mind-altering obsession taking over romcoms

From I Feel Pretty to Isn’t It Romantic, plots about women with a life-changing bump on the head are rife in 2018. What’s next for the genre? Is ‘hitting your head’ a new genre of film? Following I ...

Wanda Cinema Upgrading China Theaters with RealD Screen Order

Wanda Cinema Line has placed an order for 100 RealD Ultimate Screens from visual tech specialist RealD. For RealD the deal, announced at the CineAsia convention in Hong Kong, is the largest order in ...

European Film Promotion Unveils 2019 Shooting Stars

European Film Promotion Unveils 2019 Shooting Stars Aisling Franciosi (“The Nightingale”), Ardalan Esmaili (“The Charmer”) and Elliott Crosset Hove (“Winter Brothers”) are among the 10 actors and actresses who have been named as the European Film ...

European Shooting Stars 2019 line-up unveiled with 'Nightingale', 'Dovlatov' actors

10 actors will be presented during next year’s Berlinale. European Film Promotion (Efp) has named the 10 actors for the 2019 edition of its European Shooting Stars, which showcases up-and-coming ...

The 50 best films of 2018 in the UK: No 9 – Coco

Mexico’s Day of the Dead unearths family secrets in a Pixar animation whose impact has grown since its relatively low-key release See the rest of the UK countdownThe best culture of 2018 Last year, ...

Superhero Bits: ‘Aquaman’ Breaks China Box Office Records, Nasa Wants to Help Tony Stark & More

How much did Aquaman make in its opening weekend in China? Could Superman get his own series on The CW? When can we expect a new trailer for Shazam!? What comic book movies landed La Film Critics ...

Film News Roundup: Jodie Foster to Direct, Star in Remake of Icelandic Thriller

Film News Roundup: Jodie Foster to Direct, Star in Remake of Icelandic Thriller In today’s film news roundup, Jodie Foster is remaking Iceland’s “Woman at War,” the Art Directors Guild honors production designers Anthony Masters and Ben Carre, “47 Meters Down: Uncaged” gets cast ...

Water Cooler: As Christmas Approaches We Rush To Catch-Up On 2018’s Award Movies

Water Cooler: As Christmas Approaches We Rush To Catch-Up On 2018’s Award Movies On the December 10, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson, and writers ...

Screen Gems Casts Constance Wu in Pregnancy Comedy, Naomie Harris in Cop Thriller

Screen Gems is stocking up on actors as it preps its upcoming slate, tapping Crazy Rich Asians star Constance Wu to topline an untitled pregnancy comedy, and Oscar-nominated Moonlight actress Naomie ...

Jean-Marc Vallée lines up third directing gig for HBO

Jean-Marc Vallée lines up third directing gig for HBO Channing Tatum executive producer on Gorilla And The Bird. Jean-Marc Vallée has signed on to direct Gorilla And The Bird, his third limited series for HBO. Based on Sack Dermot’s 2017 book Gorilla ...

Sequel Bits: ‘Machete Kills Again in Space’, ‘Toy Story’ Graphic Novels, ‘Rambo V’, ‘Call Me By Your Name’ & More

Sequel Bits: ‘Machete Kills Again in Space’, ‘Toy Story’ Graphic Novels, ‘Rambo V’, ‘Call Me By Your Name’ & More In this edition of Sequel Bits Machete Kills Again in Space is still a possibility Learn about a Ralph Breaks the Internet deleted scene Get ready for a Toy Story anthology graphic novel series Rambo ...

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Clip: Miles Morales Grooves and Finds a New Superpower

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Clip: Miles Morales Grooves and Finds a New Superpower This week brings Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse into theaters, unleashing a bunch of different super-powered spider people onto the big screen. If you’re still not convinced that the movie, which ...

‘Toxic Avenger’ Remake Still in Development as Legendary Scoops Up the Rights

While the Avengers from Marvel Studios will likely rule the big screen for years to come, a different avenger is lying in wait and hoping to once again make a splash of his own. Legendary Pictures has ...

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