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Summit picks up Polanski’s “Ghost Writer”

Summit Entertainment has picked up distribution rights to Roman Polanski’s thriller “The Ghost Writer,”according to Collider. The film stars Pierce Brosnan and Ewan McGregor. The film was in post-production when Polanski was arrested and it was unsure whether the film would ever get completed, but here is proof. They will[...]

Pitt attaches to “Dracula” remake

Brad Pitt has signed on to produce Summit Entertainment’s remake of “Dracula” entitled “Vlad.” Music video director Anthony Mandler, whose credits include working with Rihanna, Eminem, and The Killers, blew away Summit after showing them a reel of his work. According to The Hollywood Reporter, “Vlad” focuses on Dracula as[...]

Weitz digs ‘Gardener’

“As “New Moon” soared toward a $258 million opening weekend worldwide, director Chris Weitz was in discussions with Summit Entertainment for his follow-up. Weitz said he plans to go to work for Summit right away on “The Gardener,” with deals in the works for Weitz and Eric Eason (“Manito”), who[...]