Trade Breaks: Crossing, Narnia, Cohen

“There’s some doubt in the air about whether the Weinstein Co. is going to give Wayne Kramer’s “Crossing Over”, a Traffic-like drama about the immigration situation between Mexico and the U.S., a modest platform-type release in December. Instead the company is promoting The Great Debaters, I’m Not There and Control as its big Oscar hopefuls…” (full details)

“Walden Media co-founder and president Cary Granat confirms that auds could expect one “Narnia” installment each May for the next few years. Granat is committing publicly to only four or five, saying “Silver Chair” might be the best bet for the fourth, followed by “Magician’s Nephew”…” (full details)

“”Borat” himself Sacha Baron Cohen has apparently turned down a part in Alejandro Amenedbar’s next film because he considered it too controversial a role. The top secret film seems likely to shoot next March, whilst Rachel Weisz is already onboard…” (full details)