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Top Entertainment Execs Talk Purpose in THR Series ‘Show/Business’

This series was created in paid partnership with Amazon Ads. How viewers discover, engage with and enjoy films, television and games has been completely disrupted in the last 20 months. What hasn’t changed is the need to meet audiences where they are while creating — and maintaining — entertainment brands that understand the difference between […]

Top Entertainment Execs Talk Innovation in THR Series ‘Show/Business’

This series was created in paid partnership with Amazon Ads. How viewers discover, engage with and enjoy films, television and games has been completely disrupted in the last 20 months. What hasn’t changed is the need to meet audiences where they are while creating — and maintaining — entertainment brands that understand the difference between […]

Geeta Malik’s ‘India Sweets and Spices’ Comedy Lands at Bleecker Street

Bleecker Street has nabbed the U.S. rights to writer-director Geeta Malik’s comedy India Sweets and Spices, which stars Sophia Ali, Manisha Koirala, Adil Hussain, Rish Shah and Deepti Gupta. Bleecker Street plans a Nov. 19 theatrical release for the Indian American coming-of-age tale that debuted at Tribeca. India Sweets and Spices follows Alia Kapur, played […]

Bleecker Street Nabs Megan Mullally, Sarah Cooper’s ‘Summering’ Drama

Bleecker Street and Stage 6 Films have picked up the worldwide rights to James Ponsoldt’s coming-of-age film Summering, now in production. The film stars Lia Barnett, Lake Bell, Sarah Cooper, Ashley Madekwe, Madalen Mills, Megan Mullally, Eden Grace Redfield and Sanai Victoria. Written by Ponsoldt and Benjamin Percy, Summering portrays best friends Mari, Dina, Lola […]

Bleecker Street, ShivHans Acquire Helen Mirren’s ‘Golda’ Thriller

Bleecker Street and ShivHans Pictures have nabbed the U.S. rights to Golda, Guy Nattiv’s biopic thriller of Israel’s only female prime minister, to be played by Helen Mirren. The pre-buy comes as the film, set during the Yom Kippur war in 1973, will shoot during October in Europe. Golda, based on a screenplay by Nicholas […]

Bleecker Street Snaps Up James McAvoy, Sharon Horgan Lockdown Comedy ‘Together’

Bleecker Street has landed North American rights to Together, the British pandemic-era comedy drama starring James McAvoy and Sharon Horgan. Directed by Emmy-winning filmmaking Stephen Daldry (The Crown, Billy Elliot) and written by Dennis Kelly (Utopia, The Third Day), Together is set in the U.K. in the first days of the COVID-19 lockdown in early […]

‘Mass’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Jason Isaacs, Martha Plimpton, Ann Dowd and Reed Birney play the respective parents of one of the victims and the perpetrator of a school shooting in a face-to-face encounter in Fran Kranz's chamber drama, 'Mass.'

‘Sublet’: Film Review | Tribeca 2020

John Benjamin Hickey plays an American travel writer numbed by sorrow who is nudged back to life by a younger man while on assignment in Tel Aviv in Eytan Fox's drama 'Sublet.'

Toronto: Bleecker Street Lands ‘Military Wives’

Bleecker Street has acquired U.S. rights to the crowd-pleasing British comedy 'Military Wives,' starring Kristin Scott Thomas, Sharon Horgan and Jason Flemyng. The film premiered Friday at the Toronto International Film Festival.

‘Brian Banks’ Stars, Director on Releasing a Film About a Man Falsely Accused of Rape in the #MeToo Era

'Brian Banks' actors Aldis Hodge and Greg Kinnear and director Tom Shadyac talk about releasing a movie about a man falsely accused of rape in the #MeToo era, the issue of criminal justice reform and the true story behind the film.

Hulu, Bleecker Street Ink Multiyear Output Deal

Bleecker Street has signed an exclusive output deal with Hulu, granting the streamer SVOD rights to all upcoming theatrical releases.

Former Weinstein Co. Film ‘Hotel Mumbai’ Finds New Home at Bleecker Street

Former Weinstein Co. movie 'Hotel Mumbai' has found a new home at indie distributor Bleecker Street before making its world premiere early next month at the Toronto Film International Festival.