‘Every Breath You Take’ Debuts; Oscar Contenders ‘Minari’ And ‘Promising Young Woman’ Make Gains At Specialty Box Office

By Dino-Ray Ramos April 4, 2021 2:20pm The Vaughn Stein-directed psychological thriller Every Breath You Take made its theatrical premiere this weekend on 106 screens and added some coins to the specialty box office piggy bank. The film, which also landed on VOD this weekend, is on track to earn an estimated $35K with its debut. Written by David K. Murray and […]

Casey Affleck Thriller ‘Every Breath You Take’ Lands At Vertical For April U.S. Bow

By Patrick Hipes March 8, 2021 1:10pm Vertical Entertainment EXCLUSIVE: Vertical Entertainment said Monday that it has acquired North American rights to Every Breath You Take, a psychological thriller directed by Vaughn Stein that stars Casey Affleck, Sam Claflin, Michelle Monaghan, Veronica Ferres and India Eisley. The pic will now get a U.S. theatrical release and Premium VOD bow on April 2. […]

Casting confirmed for BBC One’s adaptation of award-winning novel My Name Is Leon

Published: 1 March 2021 Filming has begun in Birmingham on BBC One’s adaptation of Kit de Waal’s lauded debut novel My Name is Leon, produced by Douglas Road Productions (a Banijay UK company) in association with Tiger Aspect Productions, Ringside Studios and Vicarious Productions. Shola Amoo’s first screenplay for television, it stars Malachi Kirby (Small Axe; […]

Sky Bolsters UK Film Slate With ‘Breaking News In Yuba County’, ‘Creation Stories’ & More

By Tom Grater, Jake Kanter January 25, 2021 12:01am “Breaking News In Yuba County”Anna Kooris for AGC Studios UK broadcaster Sky has landed rights to a host of upcoming features, packing its film slate for 2021 with titles including the Allison Janney-starring Breaking News in Yuba County and the Irvine Welsh-penned Creation Stories. The company says it will release two […]

Olga Kurylenko to star in ‘Run’ for 13 Films (exclusive)

BY JEREMY KAY 23 JUNE 2020 Olga Kurylenko (Oblivion, Quantum Of Solace) will star in the upcoming feature Run, the latest addition to 13 Films’ virtual Cannes market sales roster. Steven C. Miller will direct the story about a woman who receives a curt message from her high-ranking CIA operative husband telling her to flee and must […]

13 Films boards virtual Cannes sales on BBC drama ‘My Name Is Leon’ (exclusive)

BY JEREMY KAY 22 JUNE 2020 13 Films will kick off Cannes virtual market talks on BBC Drama’s coming-of-age feature My Name Is Leon, set against the backdrop of the 1980s UK race riots. Kibwe Tavares, an executive producer on BBC show Noughts + Crosses, makes his directorial debut on the feature adaptation, based on Kit de Waal’s bestseller My Name Is Leon. […]

Four Kids and It review – Good-natured family fantasy

Peter Bradshaw @PeterBradshaw1 Thu 2 Apr 2020 05.00 EDT Last modified on Thu 2 Apr 2020 05.49 EDT After their parents fall in love, two pairs of siblings learn to get along – with the help of a magical beach creature There’s some gentle and good-natured fun in this family fantasy adventure, based on Jacqueline Wilson’s 2012 novel, which was itself […]

Exclusive: Scott Adkins returns to duty in the Legacy of Lies trailer

The action star returns for a new spy thriller this summer By Matt Patches@misterpatches  May 19, 2020, 1:41pm EDT Unimaginable circumstances have bumped many of the summer movie season’s most high-profile blockbusters to elsewhere on the release calendar. But here’s the thing: we’re still getting a brand new Scott Adkins spy thriller in July. There aren’t many bigger promises that life […]