GREAT START IN THE US FOR TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
After its hit run in the UK where it grossed over £14 million, Tomas Alfredson’s TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY was released this weekend in the United States.
Opening on 4 screens, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy grossed $310,562.00, for a per screen average of
For its first weekend, the film secured #3 rank as the highest average of any film released in 2011 behind only TREE OF LIFE...
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY: CRITICS PRIZE FOR BEST FILM (FIPRESCI) AT THE STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY won the Critics Prize for Best Film at the 22nd Stockholm International Film Festival. The jury praised the thriller with these words: “The director is highly proving his great talent in making a political thriller which richness is fulfilled by the excellent cast and the visual perfection”.
STUDIOCANAL AWARDED AT THE COGNAC AND SITGES FESTIVALS
THE PREY (LA PROIE) was awarded best film at the French thriller festival in Cognac on Sunday, October 16th. This festival awards annually the best thrillers in cinema, theatre, television, novels and comic books.
On the same day, at the 44th international fantasy film festival in Sitges (Spain), ATTACK THE BLOCK won several awards: the Special Jury Award, the Critic Award, the Audience Award and the Best Original Soundtrack Award.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY STILL ON TOP OF BRITISH BOX-OFFICE AFTER 3 WEEKS.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY went straight to n°1 in the UK when it was released, on September 16th. It has been heading the box-office ever since, grossing 9,240,556 million ($ 14 322 862 million) in three weeks. TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY will be released in Germany on February 2nd, and in France on February 8th, 2012.
THE UPCOMING FILM OF THE COEN BROTHERS
The upcoming film of the Coen Brothers will be titled INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS. It will be entirely financed by STUDIOCANAL, which will manage the worldwide rights. This comedy tells the story of a novice folk singer in the Village in the 60s. Shooting is planned to start early 2012, in New York. The film is produced by Scott Rudin.