Cannes 2013: Hackybox Pictures Emerges as Investor in Blanc/Biehn’s Hidden in the Woods

Post Thumb: /apr13/hidden-in-the-woods-poster-s.jpg Been following the progress of the English-language remake of Patricio Valladares’ Hidden in the Woods (En Las Afueras De La Ciudad) from Blanc/Biehn Productions? We have an update straight from the just concluded 2013 Cannes Film Market.… Continue Reading


Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Only Lovers Left Alive; More Plot Details Emerge

Source Name: The Wrap Source Url: http://www.thewrap.com/movies/article/cannes-sony-pictures-classic-acquires-jim-jarmusch-s-only-lovers-left-alive-93841 Post Thumb: /may13/only-lovers-left-alive-art-s.jpg The wheeling and dealing at Cannes 2013 is almost over, but one more genre film has landed distro just in the nick of time! Sony Pictures Classics acquired North American… Continue Reading


Cannes Quickies – The Strange Colour of Your Body’s Tears and The Last Showing Make Sales

Source Name: Screen Daily Source Url: http://www.screendaily.com Post Thumb: /apr13/cannes2013.jpg Two more bits of news are coming out of the exhaustive Cannes Film Market. Read on for the first details regarding the giallo The Strange Colour of Your Body’s Tears… Continue Reading


Cannes 2013: First Word on Zombie Western Bullets for the Dead and Vampire Film Bite

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/05/cannes-briefs-mongrel-acquires-canadian-la-grande-bellezza-cohen-books-inventor-and-the-tycoon-zombie-western-from-iron-sky-producer/ Post Thumb: /studios/stealthmedia.jpg Word is coming out of the 2013 Cannes Film Fest that UK-based Stealth Media Group and Cathartic Pictures have teamed up to produce a revolving slate of films, and the first… Continue Reading


Things Heat Up at Cannes for Jim Mickle’s Cold in July Adaptation

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/05/cannes-backup-media-memento-bring-heat-to-fest-helmer-jim-mickles-cold-in-july/ Post Thumb: /may13/coldinjulys.jpg It’s been exactly a year since we last had an update on Jim Mickle’s (Stake Land, We Are What We Are) adaptation of the Joe R. Lansdale novel Cold in July,… Continue Reading


Barcelona-Based Ms Entertainment Announces Marc Carrete’s Asmodexia at Cannes 2013

Source Name: Variety Source Url: http://variety.com/2013/film/news/pons-scares-up-new-genre-label-1200483507/ Post Thumb: /apr13/cannes2013.jpg If you’re a fan of possession flicks and/or foreign horror, read on for more details coming out of Cannes 2013 regarding Emili Pons’ just launched Barcelona-based low-cost genre label Ms Entertainment,… Continue Reading


IFC Midnight Scores a Knock-Out at Cannes with Raze

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/05/ifc-midnight-takes-n-a-rights-to-raze/ Post Thumb: /nov11/razes.jpg Fresh off its recent debut at Tribeca in NYC, Raze hit the French Riviera for Cannes and quickly landed North American distro with IFC Midnight. No release details are available yet,… Continue Reading


Snowfort Pictures and MPI/Dark Sky Films Want to Give You Starry Eyes

Post Thumb: /may13/starry-eyess.jpg We first heard about Starry Eyes in March when it added The Innkeepers‘ Pat Healy to the cast, and it looks like the flick is on the fast-track as word from Cannes today is that production is… Continue Reading


Warner Bros. Acquires Ryan Gosling’s How to Catch a Monster Pre-Cannes 2013

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/05/first-major-cannes-deal-warner-bros-acquires-u-s-rights-on-ryan-gosling-helming-debut-how-to-catch-a-monster/ Post Thumb: /studios/wb.jpg The 2013 Cannes Film Festival and Market hasn’t even officially begun yet, but already a deal is closing for Ryan Gosling’s How to Catch a Monster as Warner Bros. grabs U.S.… Continue Reading