TITLE

IDP

AUTHOR(S)
McClintock, Pamela
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/10/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 49, pA17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the performance of film distributor IDP Distribution. After "amazing Grace," IDP's best performing picture in the previous year was sports drama "Facing the Giants" which grossed $10.2 million domestically. The company's executives include Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and Meyer gottlieb.
ACCESSION #
26579035

 

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