Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Focus Features

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Laika Unveiling Latest Animated Picture 'The Boxtrolls' at Venice

    Laika. The people behind 2009's "Coraline" and 2012's "Paranorman" will soon make their return with "The Boxtrolls." Ahead of their September 26 release, Focus Features will have it premiere at this year's Venice International Film Festival, screening out of competition.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Jesse Owens Biopic 'Race' Goes to Focus Features

    He was beautiful. And he was a huge global track star. Stephan James (upcoming "Selma") will play Olympic legend Jesse Owens in Stephen Hopkins' new biopic "Race," which has been acquired for U.S. release by Focus Features.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    As 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Heads Toward Release, Universal Is Calling Shots (FIRST LOOK)

    As the movie version of the bestselling erotic novel "50 Shades of Grey" heads for release on February 13, 2015, the Focus Features marketing is starting to roll out. The sexy Interview cover and less provocative headshot of Jamie Dornan, the Northern Irish actor ("Once Upon a Time") finally cast as...

    Read More »
  • Animation Scoop
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    FINAL TRAILER: Laika's 'The Boxtrolls'

    Here's the latest trailer for Laika's latest animated feature, The Boxtrolls. Based on the novel Here Be Monsters by Alan Snow, Focus Features will release the stop-motion film on September 26th. Directors Anthony Staachi and Graham Annable led a voice cast which includes Ben Kingsley, Elle Fanning,...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Box Office Insider
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    EDM Movie, "Under The Electric Sky" Coming To Theatres Via Tugg Crowdsourcing

    The 3D documentary, "Under The Electric Sky" is being made available through a partnership between Insomniac, Focus Features and crowdsourcing company Tugg, starting on May 29th.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    New Focus. Not the Same as Old Focus.

    Brands and labels mean a lot in Hollywood. It's about building up the perception of value. How has MGM stayed in business all these years? So when a venerated label throws away its value it makes me crazy.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Focus Features Looks To Pick Up Keanu Reeves’ Long-Delayed Sci-Fi Romance ‘Passengers’

    Before “Prometheus” brought the name of Jon Spaihts to many people’s attention, Keanu Reeves was busy working with the writer on “Passengers” a 2007 Black List-approved project primed as a slice of smart, intimate sci-fi also starring Reeves. The space romance has since encountered many obstacles—fi...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    First Look: Jeremy Renner Blows the Whistle on a Sprawling Conspiracy in 'Kill The Messenger'

    Focus Features has set a release date for "Homeland" executive producer and director Michael Cuesta's upcoming conspiracy thriller "Kill The Messenger," starring Jeremy Renner.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Deal Tally: Who's Bought What? (Score Card UPDATED)

    UPDATED: We continue to add to our ongoing deal tally out of Sundance (which wrapped January 26). While the buys haven't been high-end, they've been steady. So, who's bought what? A breakdown of companies and numbers of buys, below.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • SLC Punk 2Watch: Heroin Bob Lives In New Trailer ...The Playlist
  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Nate Parker Spice ...Shadow and Act
  • Ed Zwick Soul ReViverEd Zwick To Direct Manga Adaptation ...The Playlist