A Toronto Film Festival distribution scorecard
Box office may be booming, but indie films felt the recession crunch at this year’s Toronto Film Festival. Only a handful of movies had landed U.S. distribution deals at press time. Here are a few winners and losers.
This Charles Darwin biopic, starring Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly, is still on the market.
Sony snapped up this dark comedy about a would-be superhero (Woody Harrelson).
Robert Duvall and Bill Murray star in a Southern period drama, picked up by Sony Pictures Classics.
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits
No takers yet for this drama, starring Natalie Portman.
A Single Man
The Weinstein Company bought this Colin Firth drama, directed by fashion designer Tom Ford.