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  1. AFM: New 'Black Panther' Chadwick Boseman to Star in Thriller 'Message From the King'

    1:35 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    Entertainment One and The Ink Factory are co-producing the project in which a man has one week to find his sister's killer READ MORE

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  2. AFM: Ross Dinerstein Launches Film, TV, Digital Company

    11:27 am PST 11/04/2014
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    Dubbed Campfire, the company's slate will include the sci-fi horror film 'The Diabolical,' starring Ali Larter READ MORE

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  3. Indie Film Director Roundtable: 5 Top Helmers on Best Career Advice, Budget Challenges and Biggest Fears

    9:00 am PST 11/04/2014
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    Susanne Bier, Claudio Fah, Israel Horovitz, Gabe Ibanez and Gabe Polsky discuss learning how to "fail better," why the first cut is always a disaster and the benefits of receiving advice from Samuel Beckett and Werner Herzog READ MORE

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  4. AFM's Future in Doubt as Schlock-Merchants Get Squeezed Out

    8:00 am PST 11/04/2014
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    Plummeting DVD sales, disappointing VOD returns and shifting demographics are squeezing the market's traditional merchants out of the business: "Buyers are more selective, and competition is greater" READ MORE

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  5. AFM: Canadian Movie Directors Go From Local Box Office to Hollywood

    7:58 am PST 11/04/2014
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    Jean Marc Vallee's 'Dallas Buyers Club' helped Canucks carve out careers on both sides of the border READ MORE

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  6. AFM A-List: 18 Hot Titles at This Year's Market

    7:00 am PST 11/04/2014
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    New movie projects debuting include a potential awards contender starring Meryl Streep, Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' and a Russell Brand economic documentary READ MORE

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  7. AFM: Swedish Dramedy 'A Man Called Ove' Sells for Germany, Benelux

    6:12 pm PST 11/03/2014
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    Concorde Filmverleih and September Film Distribution have pre-bought the feature based on Fredrik Backman's best-seller READ MORE

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  8. AFM: 'Elizabeth' Helmer Shekhar Kapur to Direct Fantasy 'Tiger's Curse'

    1:52 pm PST 11/03/2014
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    Lotus Entertainment will produce and introduce the film to foreign buyers at AFM READ MORE

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  9. AFM: Jake Gyllenhaal and Antoine Fuqua Team for 'The Man Who Made It Snow'

    1:41 pm PST 11/03/2014
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    Gyllenhaal will star as the only American alive who was in the inner circle of the Colombian cartels READ MORE

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  10. AFM: Nicolas Winding Refn to Direct Female Horror Film 'Neon Demon'

    8:27 am PST 11/03/2014
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    Gaumont and Wild Bunch are set to handle sales for the title, which will begin filming in the first quarter of 2015 in L.A. READ MORE

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  11. AFM: Starz Series 'Magic City' To Become Film Starring Bill Murray, Bruce Willis

    10:22 am PDT 10/31/2014
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    They'll join the show's castmembers including Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olga Kurylenko and Danny Huston READ MORE

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  12. AFM: Charlie Hunnam Toplines Thai Boxing Drama 'A Prayer Before Dawn'

    8:11 am PDT 10/31/2014
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    The 'Sons of Anarchy' star is headed to prison for Jean-Stephane Sauvaire's martial arts thriller READ MORE

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  13. AFM: Rob Zombie Moving Forward With Halloween Horror Film '31'

    7:00 am PDT 10/31/2014
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    The director completed a 90-day crowdfunding campaign to help finance the project, which is the start of a planned franchise READ MORE

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  14. AFM: Wild Bunch Looking to Acquire Titles for New Digital Distribution Arm

    5:10 am PDT 10/31/2014
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    The Paris-based company also will seek financing and co-production partnerships for digital distribution READ MORE

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  15. AFM: Sam Raimi, 'Evil Dead' Remake Director Reteam for Thriller 'A Man in the Dark'

    12:12 pm PDT 10/30/2014
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    Fede Alvarez also co-wrote 'Man in the Dark' with his 'Evil Dead' writing partner, Rodo Sayagues READ MORE

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