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Resident Evil won’t return to T.O. for latest shoot

The Milla Jovovich vs. zombies franchise is moving residence after shooting recent installments in Toronto.

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Behind the shots: Mr. X and Pompeii

From our print issue: Toronto-based VFX shop Mr. X brings ancient Italy to life for the 3D action film, which opened this weekend. (Updated with worldwide box office results.)

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Entertainment One picks up 50 films in Cannes

The distributor has a busy festival, as it picks up rights to Paul W.S. Anderson’s Pompeii, and Taylor Hackford’s Parker, among others.

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Telefilm Canada presents Golden Box Office Award to Splice

The creature feature grossed $2.1 million in Canadian box office last year, and $26.9 million at the worldwide cash register.

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Resident Evil: Afterlife 3D to unspool in China on 1,000-plus screens

Canadian producer Don Carmody’s Toronto-shot Resident Evil: Afterlife 3D is to debut in China on 1,000-plus 3D screens from Nov. 16.