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  • Berlin: Global Screen Picks Up 3D Fantasy Adventure Pic 'Legend of Longwood'

    LONDON -- Global Screen has picked up world-wide distribution rights to 3D fantasy family entertainment pic "The Legend of Longwood." It will start selling the title at the European Film Market in Berlin. The English-language production is an adventure...
  • Taking the Kids -- to the Statue of Liberty

    Taking the Kids -- to the Statue of Liberty
    What a view! We're standing atop the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty -- about halfway up the 305-foot, 1-inch climb to the crown -- looking out at the New York City skyline. Even the jaded high school boys I'm chaperoning can't help but be impressed....
  • After 'Philomena's' Success, Real Philomena Lee Pushes for Adoption Rights

    Thanks in part to the success of Stephen Frears' Oscar-nominated drama "Philomena," the real Philomena Lee (whom Judi Dench portrayed onscreen) has found a platform to potentially initiate legislative action. Lee visited elected officials, including Sen....
  • Berlin: Jessica Chastain's 'Secret Scripture' Set to Shoot in May in Ireland

    Voltage Pictures is coming on board for international sales at Berlin for Irish drama "The Secret Scripture" with Jessica Chastain and Vanessa Redgrave attached to star. Noel Pearson ("My Left Foot") is producing the adaptation of the Sebastian Barry...
  • Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz to Star in Yorgos Lanthimos' 'The Lobster'

    LONDON -- Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz have come on board to play the lead roles in "The Lobster," the first film in the English language by Oscar-nominated Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos ("Dogtooth," "Alps"). Protagonist Pictures will be selling the...
  • Jimmy Murphy, host to the stars, dies at 75

    Jimmy Murphy, host to the stars, dies at 75
    Jimmy Murphy, the genial Irishman who reigned as a Beverly Hills dining room power broker for more than three decades, has died. The longtime maitre d’ first at the Bistro in Beverly Hills and later at his own Jimmy’s Beverly Hills, he was...
  • Northlight's 'Chapatti' will go to Galway

    Northlight Theatre’s upcoming world premiere of Christian O’Reilly’s “Chapatti” will travel to the Galway Arts Festival in Ireland in July 2014, the theater announced on Wednesday.  The co-production continues Northlight&...
  • Chicago Spire developer gets funding, wants to resume project

    Chicago Spire developer gets funding, wants to resume project
    The Irish developer behind the Chicago Spire said it has found an investor to pay its creditors, allowing it to emerge from bankruptcy and possibly restart work on the long-stalled residential project. In papers filed with U.S. Bankruptcy Court Thursday,...
  • Chicago Spire gets investor

    Seven years ago, the planned Chicago Spire was touted nationally as an architectural game changer in the city's skyline. In more recent years, the large hole in the ground that was to be the beginning of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere...
  • Texans hire former Dolphins executive Brian Gaine

    Texans hire former Dolphins executive Brian Gaine
    The Houston Texans have hired former Dolphins assistant general manager Brian Gaine as the Texans’ new director of pro personnel. General manager Rick Smith hired Gaine less than two weeks after he left the Dolphins because he wasn't picked to...
  • BERLIN: GKids Sings Tomm Moore's 'Song Of The Sea' (EXCLUSIVE)

    BERLIN- New York-based GKids, a leading purveyor of foreign arthouse toons, has acquired all North-American rights to Tomm Moore's 2D animated fairytale "Song of the Sea." "Sea" marks the sophomore feature of Moore, whose debut "The Secret of Kells"...
  • Garcetti a no-show at L.A. event for woman who inspired 'Philomena'

    Garcetti a no-show at L.A. event for woman who inspired 'Philomena'
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was “tending to a fire -- an emergency,” an emissary explained, and couldn’t be on hand to honor her personally. But on Tuesday morning, inside the towering marble rotunda of Los Angeles' City Hall,...