Starzplay Buys UK Rights To Spanish Erotic Thriller ‘Instinto’ & Nordic Noir ‘Sanctuary’ From Studiocanal, Lines Up ‘The Rook’

Spanish erotic thriller Instinto and Nordic Noir thriller Sanctuary are heading to streaming service Starzplay in the UK. The digital platform will launch the pair of acquisitions from Studiocanal and will launch the scripted series on December 5. Separately, Starzplay … Read more…

StarzPlay Buys Erotic Thriller ‘Instinto’ and Drama Series ‘Sanctuary’ for U.K.

StarzPlay has snagged rights to Spanish-produced erotic thriller series “Instinto” and psychological thriller “Sanctuary.” The Starz streaming service has scored both series for the U.K., and for unspecified territories in mainland Europe. Movistar Plus and Bambu Producciones-produced “Instinto” follows Marco … Read more…

Amazon Unveils French Originals Including ‘Love Island’ Remake, Period Drama ‘Voltaire, Mixte’ & Spy Thriller ‘Operations Totems’

Amazon has unveiled a new slate of French originals including a local version of hit British format Love Island, a period drama from Borgia writer Marie Roussin and a spy drama from Narcos and Hannibal producer Gaumont. The SVOD service … Read more…

Patty Jenkins and Chris Pine’s I Am the Night Is a Retro Noir Thriller With Nothing New to Say

Notorious cold cases tend to splinter into competing narratives, each containing fragments of an elusive truth—and few have elicited theories as odd as those that surround the lurid 1947 murder of 22-year-old Elizabeth Short, a.k.a. the Black Dahlia, in Los … Read more…