Future Film has ‘Orders’

Michael Caine pic set to shoot in U.K. this fall

LONDON — Future Film Group has acquired U.K. rights to Fred Schepisi’s “Last Orders,” which will be released through its distribution alliance with Metrodome.

“Last Orders,” starring Michael Caine, is set to shoot in the U.K. this fall. It’s a $12 million drama about a group of old friends who embark on a morbid road trip.

FFG is a film financing company that combines sale-and-leaseback deals for British pics with the acquisition of U.K. rights. The films are then released through local indie Metrodome, which puts up the P&A.

FFG/Metrodome previously picked up the Sharon Stone starrer “Beautiful Joe,” which went straight to video in the U.K., and “The Body,” starring Antonio Banderas. It also has a 14-pic deal with Canada’s GFT Entertainment.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading