Dope Dir. Rick Famuyiwa [Open Road; 2015] by Willcoma Rating: Friends are underrated, for sure. That’s why they become undervalued. But we need our friendships, paradoxically, sometimes more than that gallingly finite biological imperative that pressures us all in different ways. Show More Summary
Open Road Films has unleashed the first teaser for the Snowden biopic. Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as the infamous whistleblower Edward Snowden. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the script was based on two books: a nonfiction...Show More Summary
He’s one of the most controversial figures of his generation and Edward Snowden is the subject of an upcoming film by legendary writer/director Oliver Stone. Earlier today (June 30) Open Road Films dropped the first trailer for “Snowden”...Show More Summary
The most wanted man in the world. Open Road has debuted a teaser trailer for Oliver Stone's Snowden movie, his retelling of the Edward Snowden story. Stone has been passionately and intensely working on this film for years ever since his Martin Luther King, Jr. Show More Summary
Open Road Films has released the teaser trailer for director Oliver Stone’s International thriller, “SNOWDEN” which is based on Luke Harding's recent book, "The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man" and "Time of the Octopus" by Anatoly Kucherena. Show More Summary
'The Hunger Games', Open Road Films, 'Doctor Who', 'The Last Ship' and more invade San Diego on the first day of Comic-Con 2015.
Open Road Films will release the David Brent solo movie stateside next year The post Ricky Gervais’ Office Spin-Off Life on the Road to get U.S. Theatrical Release appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Open Road Films has acquired the U.S. rights to Life On The Road, the Ricky Gervais movie that revives Gervais’ David Brent character made famous on The Office. Gervias wrote, directed and stars in the pic, which now has a UK release date set for August 19, 2016, with Open Road planning a wide theatrical release in the U.S. Show More Summary
There was actually one wide release aside from just Inside Out. Sadly the competition proved too much. Open Road debuted the Sundance darling Dope in 2,002 theaters. This Sundance sensation was acquired by Open Road Films for domestic distribution and Sony for international theatrical release at a price tag of $7m, with a promise of $20m [...]
Open Road debuted the Sundance darling Dope in 2,002 theaters. This Sundance sensation was acquired by Open Road Films for domestic distribution and Sony for international theatrical release at a price tag of $7m, with a promise of $20m worth of promotion. It comes from producers Forest Whitaker, Puff Daddy, and Pharrell Williams. Writer/director Rich Famuyima [...]
Thursday preview figures are rolling in with Open Road’s African American teen comedy Dope reporting $425K from midnight shows. Pic goes wide today in 2,002 theaters. Industry figures see $6.5M-$8M for Dope‘s FSS. The film, which stirred...Show More Summary
Last night, Open Road hosted a series of small, private screenings of DOPE in Atlanta, New York and Los Angeles, just days before the film releases on Friday. In Atlanta, local celebs and cast members of “Love & Hip Hop:
A sensation at the Sundance Film Festival where it was picked up by Open Road, writer-director Rick Famuyiwa’s Dope might seem on the surface to be another knockoff of a typical urban-themed teen movie infused with drugs, rap, gangs, etc. Show More Summary
“Dope,” the Sundance Film Festival hit that will open in theaters this Friday, will be the first movie to accept digital currency to pay for tickets. According to The Wrap, beginning Monday, the film’s distributor, Open Road Films, will...Show More Summary
"There's got to be a reason for this...!" Open Road Films has unveiled the trailer for Rock the Kasbah, starring Bill Murray as a music manager who gets lost in Afghanistan, and ends up finding a young Afghani girl to compete in their version of American Idol. Show More Summary
Opportunity rocks where you least expect it. Open Road Films has debuted a trippy new poster for Rock the Kasbah, the latest film from Barry Levinson, starring Bill Murray as a "down-on-his-luck music manager" who discovers a talented singer in Afghanistan and takes her compete in the Afghani version of American Idol. Show More Summary
Last night, Open Road Films held a star-studded New York City press screening of the film “DOPE” at the AMC Loews 19. Actor and recording artist Mack Wilds, and television & radio personality Angela Yee hosted the screening. Press ...
Open Road Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to A Willing Patriot, the Liam Neeson-starrer. Pic is financed and produced by MadRiver Pictures, along with Film 360, Hollywood Gang and Jason Keller. Open Road’s Tom Ortenberg and MadRiver Pictures’ Marc Butan sealed the deal. Show More Summary
Open Road Films has acquired all U.S. distribution rights to Marlon Wayans' spoof "Fifty Shades of Black" and set a January 29 release date. IM Global came on board last month to produce and finance. "Fifty Shades of Black" re-unites...Show More Summary
Fifty Shades of Grey is officially getting its own big-screen spoof thanks to Open Road Films. According to Variety, the studio gave the spoof film a green light with Scary Movie actor Marlon Wayans on-board as a leading actor and writer. Show More Summary