Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

2 Guns

Cannes: Bold Films Names Mandalay Vision President as Motion Pictures Head

In other company hires, Jeffrey Stott has been appointed executive vp production.

MIPTV: Baltasar Kormakur’s Crime Series ‘Trapped’ Gets Series Order

The crime drama from Kormakur's Icelandic TV shingle RVK looks at a grisly murder in an isolated town cut off from the rest of the world.

‘Lone Survivor’ Financiers Face Fallout as Drug Trafficking Report Surfaces

An LA Weekly cover story detailing cocaine dealing allegations and prison time done by financiers Remington Chase and Stepan Martirosyan has Hollywood distancing itself from the pair.

Jake Gyllenhaal Starrer ‘Everest’ Gets $1 Million in Funding From South Tirol

The autonomous region in northern Italy backs the true-life adventure tale from "2 Guns" director Baltasar Kormakur, which Working Title is producing.

‘Percy Jackson’ Opens at No. 4 in Japan; ‘2 Guns’ Fails to Crack Top 10

In a disappointing weekend for Hollywood in Japan, Jackie Robinson biopic "42" bows at number 10, while "Jobs" with Ashton Kutcher debuts in 12th.

MIPCOM: ‘2 Guns’ Director Relaunches Icelandic Production Shingle

RVK Studios, based in Reykjavik, is pitched as a full-service film and TV production and special effects house.

‘2 Guns’ Director, Icelandic Industry Shocked by Cuts to Local Film Fund

Iceland plans to slash the budget of its national film fund by around 40 percent.

Mark Wahlberg to Justin Bieber: Pull Up Your Pants and Stop Smoking Weed

The "2 Guns" star gives the singer some advice: "This career can be short-lived — you might as well be the best you can while you're doing it, while you're in the game. And after, if you want to go…

Box Office Report: ‘2 Guns’ Wins With $27.4 Mil; ‘Smurfs 2’ Sings the Blues

UPDATED: Elsewhere, "The Wolverine" crosses the $255 million mark worldwide; Lindsay Lohan's "The Canyons" bombs at the specialty box office but strong on VOD, while dramedy "The Spectacular Now"…

‘2 Guns’ Director on His Surprising Request for Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg

Icelandic breakout Baltasar Kormakur tells THR about unleashing a bull on his stars and why he initially rejected Hollywood's overtures: "I wasn't interested in just becoming a hired hand."

Box Office Report: ‘2 Guns’ No. 1 Friday With $10 Million; ‘Smurfs 2’ Falls to No. 3

UPDATED: A glut of family product is dampening "Smurfs 2" in North America; Lindsay Lohan erotic thriller "The Canyons" doing so-so business at the specialty box office, while no numbers have yet…

Box Office Report: Lindsay Lohan’s Erotic Thriller ‘The Canyons’ Off to Soft Theatrical Start

The film -- directed by Paul Schrader and written by Bret Easton Ellis -- is hoping to be a big draw on VOD; Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington action pic "2 Guns" enjoying solid business as it…