Dating a film says a lot about a distributor's plans. So the later the film comes out--in the thick of the most congested season of the year-- the more willing the company is to step up and promote. It means they have skin in the Oscar game. There's no other reason to put out a limited-release movie in that time frame.
Every year, Hollywood looks to the Weinstein Co. to put several awards-season players in the race. What are they?
- By Anne Thompson
- July 28, 2014 12:56 PM
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