• STXFilms Lands Global Rights to Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston Film ‘The Upside' From Lantern Entertainment

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    STX Entertainment announced on Wednesday it is partnering with Lantern Entertainment to acquire worldwide distribution rights to The Weinstein Co. holdover film “The Upside.”
    The film, starring Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston, and directed by Neil Burger, was one of the films acquired from TWC when Lantern Entertainment bought the studio out of bankruptcy back in May.
    “The Upside,” a heartfelt comedy about a recently paroled ex-convict who strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a paralyzed billionaire , was an indie darling when it premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film...
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  • The Upside: STXfilms Partners with Lantern Entertainment for Distribution

    The Upside: STXfilms Partners with Lantern Entertainment for Distribution

    2 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    The Upside: STXfilms partners with Lantern Entertainment for distribution
    STXfilms has partnered with Lantern Entertainment to acquire worldwide distribution rights to The Upside , director Neil Burger's heartfelt comedy about a recently paroled ex-convict who strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a paralyzed billionaire .
    “This is a hilariously funny and emotionally affecting film. It evokes elements of films like Trading Places and Scent of a Woman , while still being completely fresh with characters that are as memorable as they are hysterical,” said STXfilms Chairman Adam...
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  • STX Partners With Lantern For Global Distribution Of Weinstein Co.'s Kevin Hart-Bryan Cranston Pic ‘The Upside'

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: The most prominent of the Weinstein Co. leftover titles The Upside is landing with STX Entertainment , who is partnering with Lantern Entertainment to handle worldwide distribution on Neil Burger's remake of the French hit The Intouchables. We heard that others were circling to distribute this title, including Aviron, with some majors expressing interest, but word is that STX always had the inside track with this movie. The Upside is the first of the frozen TWC...
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