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Anna Kendrick, Bryan Cranston ''Get a Job'' for CBS Films

Mar 07 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (TheWrap.com) - Bryan Cranston, Anna Kendrick and Miles Teller will star in CBS Films' upcoming comedy "Get A Job," which will co-star Nick Braun, Alison Brie, Brandon T. Jackson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Jay Pharoah, the studio said Wednesday.

Heleno de Freitas biopic acquired by Screen Media Films

Mar 07 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (TheWrap.com) - "Heleno," a biopic about Brazilian soccer star Heleno de Freitas, will be released in North America this summer by Screen Media Films, the company said Wednesday. The movie stars Rodrigo Santoro ("300") as the legendary athlete. Jose Henrique Fonseca directed the movie, which he wrote with Felipe Braganca, and Fernando Castets. Eduardo Pop and Rodrigo Teixeira produced through their RT Features. Screen Media acquired the movie at the Miami International Film Festival. "We are thrilled to bring such an exquisite film as 'Heleno' starring one of today's hottest rising stars in Rodrigo Santoro to the American public," Suzanne Blech, Screen Media's president, said in a statement. The Miami International Film Festival runs through Sunday, March 11.

Emily Watson joins "Some Girl(s)"

Mar 06 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 6 (TheWrap.com) - Emily Watson has signed for the film adaptation of Neil LaBute's 2005 play "Some Girl(s)," TheWrap has confirmed.

'Project X' sequel already in the works

Mar 06 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 6 (TheWrap.com) - "Project X," the low-budget comedy that opened as the No. 2 movie in America, may have spawned a sequel.

"Ouija" movie back on at Universal

Mar 05 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 5 (TheWrap.com) - "Ouija," a movie Universal ditched in August, has found a new incarnation at the studio, Universal said Monday.

Cinedigm picks up Sundance documentary "Invisible War"

Mar 05 2012

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Cinedigm Entertainment Group and New Video have picked up North American rights to the Sundance documentary "The Invisible War," TheWrap has learned.

Oscar wins boost "Artist," "Separation," "Undefeated"

Mar 04 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 4 (TheWrap.com) - A week after taking home the gold, a handful of Oscar-winning movies are raking in the green.

Teen got 165,000 signatures protesting "Bully" rating

Mar 01 2012

LOS ANGELES, March 1 (TheWrap.com) - Katy Butler, a 17-year-old Michigan high school student who has rallied 165,000 people against the MPAA's decision to give the documentary "Bully" an R rating, has some advice for the ratings board: Get some better rules.

Tribeca to release Martin Donovan's "Collaborator"

Feb 27 2012

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Tribeca Film has acquired domestic distribution rights to "Collaborator," Martin Donovan's comedic drama -- the actor's directorial debut, the company said Monday.

"The Artist" to be seen in more theaters this weekend

Feb 27 2012

LOS ANGELES, Feb 27 (TheWrap.com) - Don't expect to see "The Artist," winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture, on DVD any time soon.

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