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eOne picks up U.S. rights to Outcast copro


The Nicolas Cage-starrer is a Canada-France-China coproduction.

Idol’s Eye feature no longer set to shoot in Toronto


Plans for production on the Robert Pattinson-starring thriller are shut down after financing fell through, producer Benaroya Pictures tells Playback Daily.

Amber Ripley, Luke Black selected for WFF feature lab


A total of six producers and their projects have been selected for the 2014 edition of the Feature Project Lab at the Whistler Film Festival.

Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Oct. 24, 2014 to Oct. 30, 2014


John Wick tops the box office for the week of Oct. 24 to Oct. 30, with Fury taking the #2 spot.

Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films Oct. 24, 2014 to Oct. 30, 2014


Mommy is the top Canadian film at the box office for the week of Oct. 24 to Oct. 30, followed by 1987.

eOne’s Mark Slone on rebirth of ‘Canada Cool’


Entertainment One has seen seven of its Canadian movie releases pass the $1 million mark during its latest fiscal year.

Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs Oct. 13, 20014 to Oct. 19, 2014


X-Men: Days of Future Past tops the DVD chart for the week of Oct. 13 to Oct. 19, with Mr. Peabody & Sherman coming in at #2.

Production starts on How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town


Kristian Bruun, Rosemary Dunsmore and The Strain‘s Natalie Brown (pictured) have also boarded Jeremy Lalonde’s follow-up to Sex After Kids, now shooting in Toronto.

Silicon Knights founder launches new prodco


Video game veteran Denis Dyack (pictured), former CBC exec Jonathan M. Soon-Shiong and exec producer Paul Rapovski have launched Quantum Entanglement Entertainment.

Deals: IMAX, eOne, Cyber-Seniors, Industryworks


Saffron Cassaday’s doc Cyber-Seniors (pictured) secures deals with broadcast, digital and DVD distributors, while IMAX inks a releasing deal with Twentieth Century Fox for four films.

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