Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

The Weinstein Company

  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    19

    True Life Drama 'Fruitvale' Is The Weinstein Company's First Buy At Sundance

    When Harvey Weinstein makes a move, people pay attention. And while he only landed in Park City yesterday, it didn't take long for him for him to make his first buy.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Relativity Media Breaks Records Acquiring Joseph Gordon-Levitt's 'Don Jon's Addiction' For Summer Release

    Now that the acquisitions floodgates are open, the buys keep piling up like it's Black Friday in studio shopping baskets, and this afternoon has brought news of the biggest deal yet at the festival, with Variety the first trade to report that Relativity Media are set to put down a what may be a reco...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    9

    The Weinstein Company Discontinues 'Django Unchained' Toys Following Protests

    Toy company NECA has been no stranger to darker or violent attributes when it comes to their lines of film-related figurines, having drawn content from “Sin City,” “The Evil Dead” and, most extensively, the filmography of Quentin Tarantino. With the director's highest gro...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    11

    Watch: Vanessa Redgrave Sings 'Let's Talk About Sex' in Trailer for Uplifting Dramedy 'Unfinished Song' (VIDEO)

    What better way to ring in the new year than watch Vanessa Redgrave and a bunch of old people sing Salt-n-Pepa's seminal ode to putting a rubber on it, "Let's Talk About Sex"? Thanks to the folks at The Weinstein Company, you can do just that by watching the new trailer for their u...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    7 comments
    tweet
    23

    Bigger Than 'Pulp Fiction'? Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' Earns $34 Million in its First 3 Days

    Despite -- or, more likely, because of -- the debate raging around Quentin Tarantino's latest genre pastiche "Django Unchained," the film has opened to especially large numbers at the box office, even in its position as perverse holiday counterprogramming. The Weinstein Co., Tarantino&...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    30

    Critic's Notebook: Is Barack Obama a Bigger Movie Star Than Brad Pitt?

    Obama often invokes Ronald Reagan as both a communicator and a pragmatic political actor skilled in leading executive compromise, but their presentational modes couldn't be more different. So what does "Killing Them Softly" have to say about the recently re-elected president?

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    10

    The Weinstein Company Pick Up Former Gus Vant Sant/Tom Hanks Project ' How Starbucks Saved My Life'

    Are you ready for the story of how a coffee conglomerate helped save the life of an executive? Man, we can already visualize the synergized tie-in lattes and soundtrack CDs. 

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Weinstein Company Picks Up Bong Joon-Ho's Futuristic Ice Age Thriller 'Snowpiercer'

    Ten minutes of AFM footage was enough for the Weinstein Company to scoop up English-speaking rights (including U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa) to South Korean Bong Joon-ho's dystopian "Snowpiercer," an action thriller starring Chris Evans.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    17

    The Weinstein Company To Distribute Bong Joon-ho's Latest, 'Snowpiercer'

    The Weinstein Company has acquired right in US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zeland and South Africa to "The Host" director Bong Joon Ho's post-apocalyptic action thriller, "Snowpiercer." The film's based off the French graphic novel, "Le Transperceneige," and sta...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    18

    Rome Film Festival Review: Why the Funny and Familiar 'Populaire' Panders to U.S. Audiences

    "Populaire" is a romantic farce made in France, but it unashamedly has one eye on American audiences. Even the token North American cast member Shaun Benson can't help but comment as the action moves from Paris to New York that it's "America for business and France for love."

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • That's NOT All, Folks! Looney Tunes ...Animation Scoop
  • TranscendenceReview: 'Transcendence' Starring Johnny ...The Playlist
  • X-Men Days Of Future PastWatch: Final Trailer For 'X-Men: Days ...The Playlist