TITLE

Magnolia colors 'City'

AUTHOR(S)
Mohr, Ian
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/25/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 15, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of the North American rights by Magnolia Pictures for the animated movie of Exodus Film Group in the U.S. The Magnolia Pictures has acquired licenses for the CG-animated film, "The Hero of Color City," which is scripted by J. P. McCormick and Rich Raczelowski. In addition, the company perceived the film as a potential family franchise.
ACCESSION #
21732468

 

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