"What a shmuck." Sony Pictures Classics has unveiled the first trailer for a film titled The Comedian, from Oscar-winning director Taylor Hackford, starring Robert De Niro as an aging stand-up comic. De Niro plays Jackie Burke, who returns to the stage to perform comedy after a long run on a TV sitcom. Show More Summary
Specialty movie-goers looking for an escape from, or celebration of, recent political events will have plenty to choose from this weekend. Sony Pictures Classics is opening Paul Verhoeven's Elle, starring Isabelle Huppert, the actress many festival-attendees have proclaimed her finest performance. Show More Summary
Sony Classic Pictures Invites You and a Guest (ASIFA Member +3) to a Special Screening of The Red Turtle. From Academy Award® winning director Michael Michaël Dudok de Witt, Studio Ghibli and Sony Classic Pictures comes the story of a man washed up on an uninhabited island The castaway finds himself confronted by a huge red turtle, which obstructs his […]
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Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American and Latin American rights to writer-director Michael Haneke’s new film Happy End, which features his Amour stars Isabelle Huppert and Jean-Louis Trintignant along with Mathieu Kassovitz and Toby Jones. Show More Summary
"I'm going to tell you everything I wasn't able to tell you." Sony Pictures Classics has debuted an official US trailer for Pedro Almodóvar's latest film, titled Julieta, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year....Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Get ready to amend those early Oscar season handicapping odds! Sony Pictures Classics has acquired from Cinelou The Comedian, and will set the picture for release in Oscar season. SPC bought North American rights to the Taylor...Show More Summary
Sony’s Columbia Pictures is bringing Beatrix Potter’s 150-year-old children’s classic book Peter Rabbit to the big screen in a live-action/animated hybrid feature directed by Will Gluck and starring James Corden as the voice of Peter, Rose Byrne in the live action role of Bea, with Daisy Ridley and Elizabeth Debicki providing voices. Show More Summary
"A magnificent, one-of-a-kind animated film." Sony Pictures Classics has debuted a brand new US trailer for the animated film The Red Turtle, directed by French filmmaker Michael Dudok de Wit with help from Isao Takahta at Studio Ghibli - they also co-produced. Show More Summary
“Magnificent Seven,” a remake of John Sturges’ classic 1960 Hollywood western, looks like it will wrangle the top spot at the box office this weekend, leaving the Tom-Hanks-led “Sully” in the dust. The MGM and Sony’s Columbia Pictures’ release is expected to gross $30 million to $45 million in...
The film stars Academy Award nominee Diane Lane, Alec Baldwin and Arnaud Viard The post Paris Can Wait Acquired by Sony Pictures Classics appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures Classics has come away with North American rights to Paris Can Wait, the film that marks the narrative directorial debut — at age 80 — of Eleanor Coppola, who wrote the script as well and produced. Her film stars Diane Lane, Arnaud Viard and Alec Baldwin. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Another splashy Toronto deal near: Sony Pictures Classics is close to landing The Leisure Seeker, the Paolo Virzi-directed film that stars Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland. The deal is mid-seven figures for U.S. rights and some other territories. Show More Summary
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Sony Pictures Classics (SPC), one of the greatest independent film distributors in the world today. Co-president Michael Barker, who heads the company alongside Tom Bernard, has become one of our...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: The Emmy voting still has a few hours to go but that didn’t stop Sony Pictures Classics from officially launching Oscar season, or at least one aspect of it. The annual ritual practiced in this column of naming the winner of the first official screener sent to Academy voters goes to SPC’s spring releases, Maggie’s Plan and Miles Ahead. Show More Summary
Check out the new trailers for the following movies: AUDRIE & DAISY (Netflix) - DocumentaryTHE HOLLARS (Sony Pictures Classics) - Comedy, Drama, Romance MAX ROSE (Lightstream Entertainment) -... For more, visit our blog !
Sony Pictures Classics announced today they have acquired the rest of Pedro Almodóvar's full library of films including Pepi, Luci, Bom, Labyrinth of Passion, Dark Habits, What Have I Done To Deserve This?, High Heels and Kika. Additionally, Almodóvar's new film (his 20) Julieta, will be released in theaters on December 21. Show More Summary
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired rights in North America and other territories to Joseph Cedar’s Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer which stars Richard Gere, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Josh Charles, Michael Sheen, Lior Ashkenazi, Dan Stevens, Steve Buscemi and Hank Azaria. Show More Summary
Magnolia Pictures' Little Men had a solid start in its debut, topping a trickle of Specialty newcomers, two of which had decent debuts in single theaters. Directed by Ira Sachs and starring Greg Kinnear and Jennifer Ehle, Little Men had the best per theater average among limited release titles this weekend from a $32,250 gross. Show More Summary
"Do you think I feel sorry for you?" Sony Pictures Classics has debuted an official US trailer for a Danish drama called Land of Mine, set near the end of World War II. The story is about a group of very young German POWs captured by the Danish army who are forced to clear thousand of land mines from a beach. Show More Summary