‘The Do-Deca-Pentathlon’, ‘China Heavyweight’, ‘Collaborator’, ‘Crazy Eyes’: Specialty Box Office

By | Thursday July 5, 2012 @ 1:04pm PDT

Specialty Box Office Indie FilmJay and Mark Duplass have their roots firmly planted in the indie world going back to their 2005 debut The Puffy Chair at the Sundance Film Festival. The brothers have since taken on projects that include stars (and Mark Duplass has become quite the ubiquitous actor himself), but their latest film The Do-Deca-Pentathlon yearns back to their earlier work. Zeitgeist Films’ documentary China Heavyweight is the third by a filmmaking group that has been set in China, though it’s hoping it will be the first to be seen in the giant country. Martin Donovan wrote, directed and stars in his latest project Collaborator, which he tapped into Canadian funding to make, while Strand Releasing found Crazy Eyes ahead of its SXSW Film Festival debut, quickly nabbing the title they hope will appeal to the hipster crowd. Read More »

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CW’s ‘The Selection’ Casts Its King & Queen

By | Wednesday March 7, 2012 @ 9:07pm PST
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EXCLUSIVE: Leonor Varela (Blade II) and Martin Donovan (Boss) are set to co-star in the CW’s drama pilot The Selection, which has been compared to The Hunger Games. Based on … Read More »

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Tribeca Film Takes U.S. Rights To ‘Collaborator’

By | Tuesday February 28, 2012 @ 8:56am PST

Martin Donovan’s directorial debut is a comedic drama starring Donovan, David Morse and Olivia Williams. Tribeca Film is planning a summer release across multiple platforms for the film which had its world premiere at the Karlovy Vary Film … Read More »

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