After Navy SEAL Pic ‘Act Of Valor,’ Bandito Brothers Rev ‘High Speed’ Racing Pic

By | Thursday February 16, 2012 @ 4:41pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Bandito Brothers, the production partnership that produced and financed the upcoming Navy SEAL action drama Act of Valor, will target underground racing for their next big film. Scott Waugh, who co-directed Act of Valor, will helm High Speed, a gritty, … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Relativity’s ‘Act Of Valor’

By | Saturday December 17, 2011 @ 3:22am PST

Here’s an updated trailer for Act Of Valor, in which active duty Navy SEALs play key roles in what Relativity describes as “a powerful story of contemporary global anti-terrorism inspired by true events.” With an emphasis on state-of-the-art warfare, it’s produced and directed by Mike “Mouse” McCoy and … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Act Of Valor’

By | Wednesday October 12, 2011 @ 7:58pm PDT

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Navy SEALs Drama From Bruckheimer TV Lands At ABC With Put Pilot Commitment

By | Wednesday August 17, 2011 @ 11:11am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: In its second sale this season, Bruckheimer TV has set up a Navy SEALs drama at ABC with a put pilot commitment. The untitled project, from Life creator/executive producer Rand Ravich, is based on the lives of … Read More »

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TOLDJA! Relativity Media Sets ‘Act Of Valor’ For President’s Day

By | Thursday June 23, 2011 @ 4:55pm PDT
Mike Fleming

When Deadline broke the story that Relativity Media had won an auction for Act of Valor by paying a $13 million minimum guarantee and $30 million P&A commitment for a Navy SEAL mission movie, we told you the film would open President’s Day. Relativity has just made the date official. Here’s the release:

(Beverly Hills, CA) June 23, 2011 – Relativity Media announced today that it will kick-off President’s Day weekend in 2012 by releasing its groundbreaking, intense, action-thriller Act of Valor, which showcases an elite group of active duty Navy SEALs in a fictionalized composite of actual events, in North America on February 17th. The studio recently acquired worldwide rights to market and distribute the film from the Bandito Brothers’. The film is set for a wide release.

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TOLDJA! Relativity Closes Big Acquisition Deal For Navy SEAL Movie ‘Act Of Valor’

Mike Fleming

UPDATE: Relativity Media has closed its deal for Act of Valor, as Deadline revealed earlier today. Press release is below our original break on the deal. Relativity has dated the film for 2012, so I suspect it … Read More »

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Paul Greengrass Offered Somali Pirate Pic By Sony Pictures, Talks Starting

Mike Fleming

UPDATE: I’ve learned that Memphis won’t be an impediment to Paul Greengrass directing this Somali pirate movie, so I expect this to move quickly and that this will be the director’s next film.

EARLIER: Director Paul Greengrass and Sony … Read More »

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