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CS Video: Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp & Fionn Whitehead on Voyagers

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp & Fionn Whitehead on Voyagers Ahead of its upcoming theatrical release, got the opportunity to chat 1:1 with the cast of Voyagers, namely Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp and Fionn Whitehead. Check out the video interview in the player below! RELATED: Voyagers Teaser Spotlights Madness & Paranoia in Neil Burger’s Sci-Fi Thriller With the future of the human race at stake, a group of young men and women, bred for intelli...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Colin Farrell, Sheridan, Tye Sheridan, ComingSoon, Movie News, Neil Burger, Fionn Whitehead, Lily-Rose Depp, AGC Studios, Fibonacci Films Freecss Films Unlimited, Tye Sheridan Lily Rose Depp, Brendon Boyea Voyagers, Dystopian Thriller, Tye Sheridan Lily Rose Depp Fionn Whitehead

CS Video: Director Neil Burger Talks Voyagers!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: Director Neil Burger Talks Voyagers! Ahead of its upcoming theatrical release, got the opportunity to do a 1:1 video chat with Voyagers director Neil Burger (Limitless, Divergent, The Upside) to discuss his dystopian sci-fi thriller. Check it out in the player below! RELATED: Voyagers Teaser Spotlights Madness & Paranoia in Neil Burger’s Sci-Fi Thriller With the future of the human race in jeopardy, a group of young men and women, bred for inte...
Tags: Movies, Interview, Colin Farrell, Movie News, Dystopian, Neil Burger, AGC Studios, Voyagers, Fibonacci Films Freecss Films Unlimited, Brendon Boyea Voyagers, Sci Fi Thriller, Neil Burger Talks Voyagers, Neil Burger Talks Voyagers Ahead

‘Demonic’: IFC Midnight Will Distribute Neill Blomkamp’s Supernatural Horror Movie

Neill Blomkamp, of District 9 and Chappie fame, directed a horror movie in Canada last year during the pandemic that was cloaked in mystery, but now we finally know a little bit about it. The film is called Demonic, and IFC Midnight has announced that the company has picked up the U.S. distribution rights. Learn more about the project below. “In Demonic, a young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades old rift between mother and daughter are ruthles...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Chappie, Canada, Ford, Stuart Ford, Neill-Blomkamp, Ifc Films, Neill, Arianna, Jane Doe, Michael Rogers, Blomkamp, Demonic, AGC Studios, Linda McDonough

IFC Midnight Acquires Neill Blomkamp’s Horror Pic Demonic

IFC Midnight acquires Neill Blomkamp’s horror pic Demonic On the heels of the South African filmmaker revealing that he had begun development on a follow-up to his 2009 hit sci-fi pic District 9, IFC Midnight has announced that it has acquired the rights to Neill Blomkamp’s forthcoming supernatural horror film Demonic. RELATED: IFC Films Acquires Josh Ruben’s Star-Studded Werewolves Within Adaptation The film, written and directed by Blomkamp, centers on a young woman who unleashes terrify...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Ford, Ifc, Stuart Ford, Neill Blomkamp, Ifc Films, Josh Ruben, Neill, Kevin Winter Getty, Arianna, AGC, Michael Rogers, Blomkamp, Neil Blomkamp, ComingSoon

Lionsgate Unveils Official Voyagers Trailer & New Images

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Lionsgate unveils official Voyagers trailer & new images As the time draws nearer for its theatrical release, Lionsgate has unveiled the first full trailer and new images from the dystopian sci-fi thriller Voyagers featuring an ensemble cast led by Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp and Colin Farrell. The trailer, which offers a little more insight on the young crew having been bred and raised in a laboratory without emotion in an effort to keep the human race alive and what h...
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Voyagers Teaser Spotlights Madness & Paranoia in Neil Burger’s Sci-Fi Thriller

Voyagers Teaser Spotlights Madness & Paranoia in Neil Burger’s Sci-Fi Thriller Lionsgate has released the official teaser for the sci-fi thriller Voyagers, written and directed by Neil Burger (Limitless, The Illusionist). In the teaser, a crew of astronauts on a multi-generational mission descends into paranoia and madness, not knowing what is real or not. Tye Sheridan’s character questions whether this is our true nature as we watch the crew onboard the spaceship eventually turn to violence....
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Neill Blomkamp Shot a Supernatural Horror Movie in Canada During the Pandemic

Neill Blomkamp burst onto the scene with the impressive sci-fi movie District 9, which landed a Best Picture nomination. Since then, the director hasn’t quite lived up to his debut, following that film with muddled allegories like Elysium and Chappie. Perhaps that’s why he’s shifting gears a little bit by putting together a supernatural horror movie that completed production in Canada during the pandemic over the summer. Deadline reports that a new Neill Blomkamp movie was shot in British Col...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Chappie, Canada, Stuart Ford, New Mexico, Johannesburg, Deadpool, Taylor Kitsch, British Columbia, Neill-Blomkamp, Blomkamp, Julian Clarke, AGC Studios, Byron Kopman

‘District 9’ Director Neill Blomkamp Made Supernatural Film Amid Pandemic

Neill Blomkamp shot an entire movie during the coronavirus pandemic. The “District 9” and “Elysium” director made a supernatural horror movie over the summer in Canada’s British Columbia. Blomkamp also wrote the script for the movie, which has a cast consisting mostly of Canadian actors. The film, Blomkamp’s first since the 2015 sci-fier “Chappie,” is backed […]
Tags: News, Chappie, Canada, Neill Blomkamp, Blomkamp, reStart, AGC Studios, Coronavirus, British Columbia Blomkamp

‘Lockdown’: Doug Liman’s Pandemic Heist Film Heads to HBO Max

Director Doug Liman‘s star-studded pandemic heist film is going straight to streaming. The worldwide rights to Lockdown, Liman’s new mixture of heist film and romantic comedy, has been acquired by Warner Bros. Pictures, which has a plan to release the film on HBO in early 2021. Read on for a refresher of the plot and all of the A-list talent who appear in this this movie. Anne Hathaway (or as Key and Peele would refer to her, “Annie Hathaways”) and Chiwetel Ejiofor (Doctor Strange, Triple 9)...
Tags: Comedy, Drama, HBO Max, Romance, Doug-Liman, Lockdown, Pandemic

‘Universe’s Most Wanted’: Dave Bautista Teams Up With Director Brad Peyton for Sci-Fi Thriller

Dave Bautista is playing yet another intergalactic adventurer in the “irreverent” sci-fi thriller Universe’s Most Wanted. San Andreas and Rampage filmmaker Brad Peyton is set to direct and produce the big-budget sci-fi film. Collider reports that Dave Bautista is going from one ragtag gang of cosmic criminals to another. The Guardians of the Galaxy star has signed on to produce and star in the “irreverent” sci-fi fantasy movie Universe’s Most Wanted, from director Brad Peyton, whose other di...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, Sci-fi, Thriller, Stuart Ford, San Andreas, Warner Bros, Journey, James Gunn, Scott, Jimmy, Peyton, Zack Snyder, AGC, Denis Villeneuve

Dave Bautista, Director Brad Peyton Team on Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Universe’s Most Wanted’

Actor Dave Bautista and director Brad Peyton are teaming up on “Universe’s Most Wanted,” a sci-fi fantasy about a small town’s fight to save the world. AGC Studios and CAA Media Finance are launching worldwide sales on the project in the coming weeks. In addition to Bautista starring and Peyton directing, they will also produce […]
Tags: News, Peyton, Bautista, Brad Peyton, Dave Bautista, AGC Studios, CAA Media Finance, Universe's Most Wanted, Brad Peyton Team

Doug Liman’s ‘Lockdown’ Cast Adds Ben Stiller, Lily James, Stephen Merchant, and More

Director Doug Liman‘s new heist movie just got an injection of new cast members. Ben Stiller (Tropic Thunder), Lily James (Baby Driver), Stephen Merchant (Logan), and more are the latest names to join Lockdown, a pandemic-themed heist film which already had Anne Hathaway (Les Miserables) and Chiwetel Ejiofor (Doctor Strange) on board in the lead roles. Learn more about the movie below. Before he sends Tom Cruise to literal space, Doug Liman, the director of films like The Bourne Identity, Ed...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, London, Movies, Drama, Casting, United Kingdom, Anne Hathaway, Ben-Stiller, Tom Cruise, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mark Gatiss, Lily James, Simon, Usa Network, Hill

Ron Howard, AGC Studios Team on Lang Lang Biopic

AGC Studios will fully finance an untitled biopic about Lang Lang from Oscar-winning director Ron Howard. The film about the world-renowned pianist will be produced by Howard’s longtime partner Brian Grazer, as well as Imagine Entertainment President of Features Karen Lunder and AGC Studios Stuart Ford. The screenplay by Michelle Mulroney and Kieran Mulroney, the […]
Tags: News, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Howard, Lang Lang, Michelle Mulroney, AGC Studios, Karen Lunder, AGC Studios Team on Lang Lang Biopic, AGC Studios Stuart Ford, Kieran Mulroney

‘Lockdown’: Doug Liman to Direct a Pandemic Heist Movie Starring Anne Hathaway

It’s happening: we’ve arrived in the era of pandemic-themed movies, and the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is far from over. And I’m not convinced that it will be over by the time Doug Liman‘s pandemic heist movie, Lockdown, is released, whenever that is. But Hollywood is getting ready to mine the pandemic for all its storytelling potential, with Liman set to direct Lockdown, penned by Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight and set to star Anne Hathaway. Anne Hathaway seems to have gotten a t...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Thriller, Peaky Blinders, Stuart Ford, Anne-Hathaway, Cillian Murphy, Murphy, Hathaway, Knight, Steven Knight, Action/Adventure, Lockdown, Doug-Liman, Liman

Anne Hathaway in Talks for Doug Liman’s Pandemic Movie ‘Lockdown’

Anne Hathaway is in final negotiations to star in Doug Liman’s “Lockdown,” a heist movie and romantic comedy taking place during the COVID-19 pandemic. Steven Knight wrote the script, and P.J. van Sandwijk is producing with Alison Winter. Stuart Ford’s AGC Studios is fully funding. CAA Media Finance arranged the financing and is co-representing the […]
Tags: News, Anne Hathaway, Steven Knight, Lockdown, Doug Liman, AGC Studios, CAA Media Finance, J van Sandwijk, Alison Winter Stuart Ford

AGC International Takes Foreign Rights to Donnie Yen Action Thriller ‘The Father’

Stuart Ford’s AGC International has picked up action thriller “The Father,” starring “Mulan” actor and martial artist Donnie Yen. The sales and distribution arm of AGC Studios has swooped for international rights to the title, which will be launched to buyers at the Toronto International Film Festival, running in largely virtual form from Sept. 10-20. […]
Tags: News, Global, Stuart Ford, Toronto Film Festival, Donnie Yen, AGC Studios, AGC International

AGC Studios’ ‘Geechee’ Suspends Production After Police Injure Crew Member

Production has been suspended on AGC Studio’s film “Geechee” after Dominican police injured a crew member on the night of Sept. 2. Agents from the Dominican Drug Control Forces injured a crew member who was scouting locations for the film, according to a statement obtained by Variety from the Dominican production company Lantica Media. The […]
Tags: News, Global, Variety, Lantica Media, AGC Studios, Geechee, Dominican Drug Control Forces

Nick Jonas, Laurence Fishburne Thriller ‘The Blacksmith’ Sold Worldwide by AGC Studios

Starring actor-singer-songwriter Nick Jonas and Laurence Fishburne, action thriller “The Blacksmith,” which is financed and produced by AGC Studios, has become the first major new U.S. title at this year’s Cannes to announce major territory deals across much of the world. Sold by AGC Studios, big territory deals include Germany and Switzerland (Constantin Film), France […]
Tags: News, Nick Jonas, France, Germany, Global, Switzerland, Laurence Fishburne, Cannes, AGC Studios, Cannes Market, Nick Jonas Laurence Fishburne

‘Taken’ director Pierre Morel Promises ‘Modern MacGyver’ in September-Shooting ‘Blacksmith’

AGC Studios’ actioner “The Blacksmith” will feature actor-singer Nick Jonas as a “very modern and updated” MacGyver, according to the film’s director, “Taken” helmer Pierre Morel. The studio’s pre-recorded Cannes market presentation featured a conversation between AGC boss Stuart Ford and Morel, who discussed the action thriller’s international potential, particularly with its young lead now […]
Tags: News, Nick Jonas, Global, Stuart Ford, Cannes, Pierre Morel, Morel, AGC Studios, Cannes Market

BBC’s ‘Storyville’ Picks Up National Enquirer Doc from AGC International

BBC documentary strand ‘Storyville’ has picked up U.K. rights to a film on tabloid The National Enquirer from AGC International. Co-produced by CNN Films, AGC Studios and This is Just a Test, “Scandalous” traces the National Enquirer’s evolution from when it was first founded by Generoso Pope Jr. — who bought racing and sports newspaper […]
Tags: News, Global, Bbc, National Enquirer, Storyville, Generoso Pope Jr, CNN Films, AGC Studios, AGC International, AGC International Co, CNN Films AGC Studios

AGC Studios to Finance Scott Free Thriller ‘Panopticon’

Signaling its second project bound for Cannes’ late June virtual market, AGC Studios will fully finance and co-produce criminal justice thriller “Panopticon,” AGC chairman-CEO Stuart Ford announced Thursday. Sales arm AGC International is handling international sales; CAA Media Finance, which arranged for the film’s financing, will represent a domestic sale. The two companies will co-represent […]
Tags: News, Global, Stuart Ford, Cannes, Panopticon, AGC, Scott Free, AGC Studios, CAA Media Finance, AGC International

Nick Jonas, Laurence Fishburne Board AGC Studios’ ‘The Blacksmith’

Actor-singer-songwriter Nick Jonas and Laurence Fishburne are set to star in “The Blacksmith” which, financed and produced by AGC Studios, signals a potential early top title with the makings of a new action thriller movie franchise at June’s Cannes virtual markets.  Jonas (the “Jumanji” franchise, “Midway”) and Fishburne (the “Matrix” and “John Wick” franchises, “Mission: […]
Tags: News, Nick Jonas, Global, Laurence Fishburne, Cannes, Jonas, John Wick, Fishburne, AGC Studios, Nick Jonas Laurence Fishburne Board AGC Studios

The Blacksmith: Nick Jonas, Laurence Fishburne to Star in AGC Studios Adaptation

The Blacksmith: Nick Jonas, Laurence Fishburne to Star in AGC Studios Adaptation According to Variety, Nick Jonas (Jumanji franchise, Midway) and Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix, John Wick franchises) are attached to star in The Blacksmith, financed and produced by AGC Studios. The project is a feature adaptation based on the 2011 graphic novel from Kickstart Comics by Malik Evans and Richard Sparkman. RELATED: #FreeRayshawn Trailer: Stephan James Stars in New Quibi Series That modernity comes...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Nick Jonas, Star, Ford, Cia, Laurence Fishburne, Jonas, John Wick, Noelle, Movie News, Ben Ripley, Jeremy Stein, Blacksmith, Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, Richard Sparkman

Noomi Rapace-Joel Kinnaman Thriller ‘The Secrets We Keep’ Lands at Bleecker Street

Bleecker Street has secured U.S. distribution rights to AGC Studios’ thriller “The Secrets We Keep,” starring Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman and Chris Messina. Yuval Adler directed from a script by Ryan Covington. Rapace plays a woman rebuilding her life, along with her husband, in New York after World War II. When they encounter an eerily familiar […]
Tags: New York, News, Bleecker Street, Joel Kinnaman, Noomi Rapace, AGC Studios, the Secrets We Keep, Noomi Rapace Joel Kinnaman, Ryan Covington Rapace, Chris Messina Yuval Adler

3 Indie Pics Starring Oscar Isaac, Andrea Riseborough & Megan Fox All Halted

3 Indie Pics Starring Oscar Isaac, Andrea Riseborough & Megan Fox All Halted Deadline is reporting that indie projects The Card Counter, Geechee, and Midnight in the Switchgrass have all halted production amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Written and directed by Paul Schrader, The Card Counter has postponed its shoot in Biloxi, Mississippi, five days ahead of wrapping production. The movie stars Oscar Isaac, Willem Dafoe, Tye Sheridan, and Tiffany Haddish. The drama follows William Te...
Tags: Florida, New York, Movies, Fbi, Fox, Las Vegas, Warner Bros, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Atlantic Coast, Wren, Biloxi Mississippi, Hirsch, Megan Fox, Paul Schrader, Andrea Riseborough

Dulé Hill Joins Andrea Riseborough-Led Geechee

Dulé Hill joins Andrea Riseborough-led Geechee After appearing mostly on the small screen for the past decade, Dulé Hill (Psych) is returning to the film world for the upcoming supernatural thriller Geechee, in which he’ll star alongside Andrea Riseborough (The Grudge), according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Come On, Son! USA Orders a Psych Movie Sequel The film, which is being written and directed by Dubois Ashong in his feature debut, will follow Riseborough’s Wren, a successful N...
Tags: Hbo, New York, Movies, Aaron Sorkin, Stuart Ford, Cbs, Usa Network, Atlantic Coast, Hill, West Wing, Jermaine Johnson, Wren, Andrea Riseborough, Dule Hill, Movie News, Riseborough

Sylvester Stallone’s ‘Little America’ Is Pre-Sales Hit for AGC International

“Little America,” an upcoming Sylvester Stallone-starring sci-fi-action thriller, has proven to be a strong attraction for sales powerhouse AGC International. With Rowan Athale writing and directing, the project was introduced earlier this week at the Berlin Film Festival’s European Film Market. Athale (“Wasteland,” “Outside the Wire,” “Way Down”) was in Berlin and met with distributors. […]
Tags: News, Berlin, Global, America, Markets & Festivals, Sylvester Stallone, Little America, AGC Studios, AGC International, Rowan Athale

Sylvester Stallone Signs on For Dystopian Thriller Little America

Sylvester Stallone signs on for dystopian thriller Little America Michael Bay (6 Underground) and Sylvester Stallone (Rambo: Last Blood) have had two of the most iconic action genre careers in Hollywood, and now they’re finally set to work together for the first time on the upcoming dystopian thriller Little America, according to Deadline. RELATED: Euphoria’s Javon Walton to Star Opposite Sylvester Stallone in Samaritan Written and directed by Rowan Athale (Strange But True), the film will...
Tags: Hong Kong, New York, Hollywood, Movies, America, Universal, Sylvester Stallone, John Carpenter, Kurt Russell, Stallone, Little America, ComingSoon, Movie News, AGC Studios, Little America Michael Bay, Sylvester Stallone Rambo

Cairo Industry Days Wraps With Prizes to Promising Arabic Projects

The Cairo Film Festival’s Industry Days wrapped Tuesday on a high note, with several Arabic film projects emerging as standouts of its co-production platform. The informal market component of the rebooted Cairo fest entailed five days of networking, deal-making, and mentoring, and had a greater focus on TV. Attending were such high-level execs as AGC Studios […]
Tags: News, Global, Markets & Festivals, Festivals, Cairo, Cairo Film Festival, Egyptian Cinema, Abbout Productions, AGC Studios, Cairo Film Connection, Arabic Cinema

Andrea Riseborough Boards Supernatural Thriller ‘Geechee’ for AGC Studios

Andrea Riseborough will star in the supernatural thriller “Geechee” for Stuart Ford’s AGC Studios, which will finance and produce. Ford announced the deal Monday, two days ahead of the opening of the American Film Market in Santa Monica. AGC will sell international rights at AFM. CAA Media Finance is co-representing domestic rights. “Geechee” will be the feature […]
Tags: News, Ford, Markets & Festivals, AFM, Stuart Ford, Andrea Riseborough, AGC Studios, Geechee, Santa Monica AGC, AFM CAA Media Finance