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Atari Classic Arcade Games Centipede & Missile Command Headed For Big Screen

May 12, 2016
EXCLUSIVE: Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films has closed a deal to partner with Atari to produce and finance two feature films based on Centipede and Missile Command, the classic arcade game properties. Randall Emmett and George Furla will produce, and Atari, Stephen Belafonte, Wayne Marc Godfrey and Robert Jones will be executive producers on the film projects. Both of the shooter games launched in 1980 during what was considered a golden age of video arcade games. In Centipede…

Jan Kwiecinski To Helm ‘The Incident’ For Emmett/Furla

Apr 04, 2016
EXCLUSIVE: Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films has acquired rights to The Incident, with up-and-coming Polish writer-director Jan Kwiecinski (The Fourth Dimension) helming his script. E/F/O co-CEOs Randall Emmett and George Furla will put the $15M-budget picture into production in July, with Ambyr Childers (The Master, Ray Donovan) co-starring and producing with Emmett and Furla, Andrew Corkin of Uncorked Productions, Priya Swaminathan, and Shannon Riggs. Mona Panchal and Bryan…

Emmett/Furla/Oasis Ups Execs Tim Sullivan & Jessica Welch

Feb 05, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: The increasingly prolific Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films has promoted Tim Sullivan from development exec to director of development and Jessica Welch to production executive. She had been executive assistant at the company run by Randall Emmett and George Furla. This comes as the company follows Lone Survivor by financing/producing the Martin Scorsese-directed Silence with Liam Neeson, Andrew Garfield, Ken Watanabe and Adam Driver. EFOF also just committed to finance …

Oasis Ventures Acquires Stake In Film Producer/Financier Emmett/Furla Films

Jul 22, 2013
EXCLUSIVE: Oasis Ventures Entertainment has acquired a stake in Emmett/Furla Films, which has become a prolific source of financing for star-driven studio-released dramas. Oasis Ventures Entertainment already was a source of financing for an Emmett/Furla Film slate that includes the company’s biggest investment to date, the upcoming Denzel Washington-Mark Wahlberg-starrer 2 Guns. The new alignment was made by EFF principals Randall Emmett and George Furla, and Oasis…

50 Cent Animated Comedy Nears Fox Pickup

Jan 30, 2013
EXCLUSIVE: 50 Cent is getting animated. I’ve learned that Fox is in negotiations for an animated comedy project from the rapper-actor (born Curtis Jackson), feature producer Randall Emmett, Imagine TV and 20th Century Fox TV. The untitled project, loosely based on Jackson’s childhood, is expected to receive a pilot or presentation order. Written by Carl Jones, it follows a mischievous but well-meaning boy who often tangles with his eccentric family and neighborhood…

Michael Flannigan Tapped As Head Of Production At Emmett/Furla Films

Feb 17, 2012
EXCLUSIVE: Emmett/Furla Films, Randall Emmett and George Furla’s Los Angeles-based production and financing company that has been backing a widening profile of mid-budget star-driven films, has hired producer Michael Flannigan to serve as Head of Production. EFF has also promoted Brandon Grimes and Tim Sullivan to SVP and Junior Creative Executive, respectively. The moves come as the company stakes and is producing a lot of films. They are prepping 2 Guns with Denzel…

New Regency Joins Mark Wahlberg-Russell Crowe Drama 'Broken City,' Fox To Distribute

Oct 08, 2011
EXCLUSIVE: In one of its first moves since Brad Weston was named CEO and Arnon Milchan reinserted himself as the active head of the company, New Regency has come aboard the producing roster of Broken City, the Allen Hughes-directed drama that stars Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe. The film will be distributed through New Regency’s deal with 20th Century Fox. It was put together and funded by Emmett/Furla Films. In the Brian Tucker-scripted drama, Wahlberg plays a…

'Broken City' Scribe Brian Tucker Sells Spec 'Expiration' To Emmett/Furla Films

Sep 29, 2011
EXCLUSIVE: In a mid-six-figure against seven-figure deal, Emmett/Furla Films has acquired Expiration, an action script by Brian Tucker. He scripted Broken City, a drama that EFF is financing for a November 7 start date with Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe starring for director Allen Hughes. Expiration will be produced by Randall Emmett, George Furla and Tucker. An ex-CIA operative-turned-hitman is poisoned on his final job. With 20 hours to live, he is determined to find…

Mar 31, 2008 – 50 Cent and Randall Emmett Announce New Production
Randall Emmett of Emmett Furla Films and Curtis Jackson, aka 50 Cent, announce the launch of a new production company

Mar 31, 2008 – Randell Emmett Goes Live
Randall Emmett of Emmett Furla Films and Curtis Jackson, aka 50 Cent, announce the launch of a new production company

Mar 27, 2008 – Tito Ortiz lays ‘Beatdown’ on G4
‘Anytown’ is the first television venture by theatrical production company Emmett/Furla Films (“Rambo,” “Day of the Dead”). Created by Brian Newberry and Randall Emmett.

May 17, 2007 – De Niro, Pacino reunite for ‘Kill’ (Variety)
Duo to reteam for Avnet’s indie thriller