BUTCHER’S CROSSING: Frontier Film Featuring Nicolas Cage Picked Up By Saban Films

Latest Nicolas Cage Film Sold to Saban Films Nicolas Cage has a future movie coming out called Butcher’s Crossing which has just been acquired by Saban Films. Nicolas Cage is still working hard with some more upcoming projects ahead. One such project is Butcher’s Crossing which showcases Cage as a buffalo hunter. It is a … Read more

Saban Films President Talks Cannes Shopping Spree, Future Plans in ‘Theatrical Business’

There were bigger yachts docked in the harbor at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, but production company Saban Films is returning to Hollywood with more movie acquisitions than any other bidder at this year’s international film market. The division, part of billionaire Haim Saban’s media empire, racked up five total  by the end of the … Read more

Olivia Cooke, Alec Baldwin Comedy Thriller ‘Pixie’ Acquired by Saban

Saban Films is closing a deal to acquire the North American distribution rights to “Pixie,” which stars Olivia Cooke, Alec Baldwin and Ben Hardy, the distributor announced Friday. “Pixie” also stars Daryl McCormack and Colm Meaney. Barnaby Thompson directed and produced the comedic thriller based on a script by Preston Thompson. James Clayton also produced … Read more

Saban Films Picks Up U.S. Rights to Orlando Bloom’s ‘Romans’

Saban Films has made one of the first acquisitions of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, buying the rights to the sexual abuse drama “Romans” starring Orlando Bloom, the studio announced Thursday. Directed by Ludwig and Paul Shammasian, the film stars Bloom as a man struggling to cope with the sexual abuse he suffered as a … Read more

Exclusive Interview – Composer Alexander Arntzen discusses his score for Saban Films’ Initiation

The teen slasher is back with Saban Films’ new film, Initiation. Out this Friday, the official synopsis reads: “During a university’s pledge week, the carefree partying turns deadly serious when a star athlete is found impaled in his dorm. The murder ignites a spree of sinister social-media messages, sweeping the students and police into a … Read more

Olivia Wilde’s ‘A Vigilante’ Picked Up by Saban Films and DirecTV

Olivia Wilde’s “A Vigilante” has sold to Saban Films, along with DirecTV, at the Toronto International Film Festival. Sarah Daggar-Nickson wrote and directed the crime drama. “A Vigilante” follows a once abused woman, Sadie (Wilde), who devotes herself to ridding victims of their domestic abusers. Morgan Spector, Kyle Catlett, C.J. Wilson, Tonye Patano, Chuck Cooper, … Read more