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2011-02-08 19:35:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Relativity Media has closed a deal with Oscar®-winner Julia Roberts to play the Queen in its upcoming untitled Snow White feature, based on the Brothers Grimm story, directed by Tarsem Singh (Immortals, The Cell). Pre-production has begun, and principal photography will start in April. The theatrical release date is set for June 29, 2012. Relativity's Snow White, a retelling of one of the most beloved fables of...

2011-02-04 10:00:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Films and Relativity Media, LLC today announced the details of their renewed output deal which will run until August 2015. All of Relativity's single picture business productions will continue to be handled by Alliance Films in Canada and by Momentum Pictures in the UK. Alliance and Momentum will also handle all pictures acquired by Relativity for distribution in those territories. The 2011 slate boasts the much-anticipated...

2011-01-20 13:14:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Relativity Media announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to market and distribute Intrepid Pictures' The Raven, directed by James McTeigue (V for Vendetta) and starring John Cusack (2012, 1408). The film also stars Luke Evans (Immortals, Clash of the Titans), Alice Eve (Sex and the City 2), Brendan Gleeson (Harry Potter Series) and Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Faster). The script was written by Ben Livingston (Bruce Almighty) and...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'