Kevin Smith Makes Distribution Deal With Phase 4, One Year After Telling Distributors To Go Screw: Sundance

By | Monday January 23, 2012 @ 12:25pm PST
Mike Fleming

Exactly one year ago, Kevin Smith was here at Sundance to premiere and hold a distributor auction for Red State. It turned out to be a sham, and Smith pulled a crowd of Jets fans out of the AFC title … Read More »

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Kevin Smith, Enough Already About Harvey

By | Friday September 23, 2011 @ 9:30pm PDT

Kevin Smith is such a publicity whore that he doesn’t care how he gets press these days, even when it means telling old stories trashing his former mentor who in 1994 bought Clerks. ”I open the curtain at the back and I … Read More »

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Lionsgate Comes Aboard To Help Kevin Smith Distribute His ‘Red State’

Lionsgate is teaming with Kevin Smith’s SModcast Pictures to distribute Smith’s thriller Red State, the movie starring Melissa Leo and John Goodman that the director purchased theatrical rights to at Sundance earlier this by paying himself $20 at the … Read More »

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Sundance: Watching Kevin Smith Implode

Mike Fleming

Kevin Smith lost some cred with indie distributors last night when  he hosed the teams that came to the premiere of Red State looking for an acquisitions title. Instead, they were subjected to a bogus auction that opened and … Read More »

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Will Kevin Smith’s ‘Red State’ Auction Be Tackled By Jets-Steelers?

Mike Fleming

Kevin Smith is already challenging established acquisition protocol by trying to auction distribution rights in the Eccles Theater right after Sunday’s Sundance premiere of Red State. Some buyers say that … Read More »

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