Film rights to "Longbourn" acquired by Focus Features
Focus will distribute "Kill the Messenger," a film starring Jeremy Renner as an unfairly discredited journalist
Peter Kujawski already acquires movies for international territories at Universal
Second trailer for the comedy shows the great lengths parents and students will go to gain admittance into Princeton
Penn Badgley of "Gossip Girl" stars as Jeff Buckley in this father-son biopic
The new comedy from Focus Features stars Tina Fey as a Princeton admissions officer who learns that a prospective student may be her son
Louis Phillips co-produced "The Hunger Games" and 'What to Expect When You're Expecting"
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Josh McLaughlin, formerly executive VP at Peter Chernin Entertainment, joins Focus as a senior VP
"Promised Land" was to be Matt Damon's directorial debut, but his "Good Will Hunting" director Gus Van Sant will do the honors instead
James Schamus, Chris McGurk and Roger Ebert among those paying tribute to the indie veteran, who died Monday at 57
The Weinstein Co.'s "The Iron Lady" has the best per-location average of the weekend, with $34,420
Theatrical revenues are up and studios such as Summit, Relativity and Lionsgate are cleverly exploiting VOD and digital streaming
"Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and "The Descendants" also continue their solid runs
The indie label also announces roll-out plans for Steve Carell and Keira Knightley comedy
Brody comes over from Vendome Pictures, where he supervised production on this year's "Source Code" and "Larry Crowne"
A replacement has not been named and the long-term executive will turn his focus to philanthropy and producing
The first, "ParaNorman," is a stop-motion animation feature comedy
Small is the new executive VP, production and development at Graham King's company
The actress and "Another Earth" star is writing her own ticket by writing her own movies
New Video acquires financial crisis documentary and Focus buys black lesbian drama
Stephen Frears is directing the adaptation of Beth Raymer's gambling memoir
Paul Weitz is writing and directing the adaptation of Nick Flynn's acclaimed memoir
Universal would like to sell the arthouse division if it can get the right price, but it's unclear whether Comcast would bless a deal
Christopher Plummer/Ewan McGregor drama becomes company's first TIFF acquisition
During a sluggish weekend, "Going the Distance" stumbles out of the gate with $2.3 million
Hitman thriller expected to take in $13-$14 million over the Labor Day holiday weekend
It turns out that the prospective owner of Miramax doesn’t really want to make movies
Focus makes money, Harry Potter ages, and the opening weekend of “Shrek” might or might not mean something
DreamWorks wants Tim Burton to oversee the creative development of Matt Wilson's "Monsterpocalypse"