The first two films in the low-budget horror franchise were handled by Film District, which merged with Universal's specialty unit in September
The former Film District chief exec will head up an expansion of Universal's specialty label, which is moving to L.A.
The James Wan directed sequel should be the weekend's top grossing film
Analysis: Film District identified its demographic targets and connected with the first of the year's president-in-peril movies
FilmDistrict has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Spike Lee’s action thriller starring Josh Brolin and Elizabeth Olsen, a remake of a South Korean drama
Screenplay by Alex Pastor and David Pastor centers on a wealthy man who takes over the body of a younger one ... and the armed...
The movie, based on a novel by Hunter S. Thompson, also stars Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard and Giovanni Ribisi
AnnaSophia Robb stars as Bethany Hamilton, the teen surfer who lost her arm in a shark attack