Screen Media hit with ‘Disaster!’

Studio score rights to Motley Crue toon

CANNES — Screen Media Films has acquired North American rights to Dream Entertainment and Bleiberg Entertainment’s claymation feature “Disaster!,” featuring rock group Motley Crue.

Pic is a big-budget disaster movie parody that spoofs “Armageddon,” “Twister,” “Star Wars” and “Apollo 13” among others. 

“MTV’s Celebrity Death Match” helmer Roy Wood directs, with a screenplay by Paul Benson and Matt Sulivan and producers Ehud Bleiberg, Yitzhak Ginsberg, Evan Astrowsky, John Glenn and Travis Wright.

Distrib has scheduled an October theatrical major market release, with a February 2007 DVD release planned, arranged through partnership with U’s Home Entertainment branch.

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