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Dakota Johnson
Toronto Festival Market Swells, But Will It Yield Any Hits?

LOS ANGELES ( - Two splashy deals have revived a slow market for films at this year's Toronto Film Festival. Buyers and sellers were getting concerned that no one would reach for their checkbooks until a pair of Scott Rudin produced pictures sparked bidding wars among distributors willing to shell out big bucks. U.S. rights for Noah Baumbach's "While We're Young" sold to A24 for $4 million, while global rights to Chris Rock's "Top Five" will likely be nabbed by Paramount for $12.5 million and a $20 million P&A commitment. Those major paydays aside, there is a mounting sense among the Hollywood types who made the cross-continent trek to...