Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. distrib rights to William Hurt starrer “The Yellow Handkerchief.”
Produced by Arthur Cohn, pic follows three strangers on a road trip through post-Hurricane Katrina Louisiana. Maria Bello, Kristen Stewart and Eddie Redmayne also star.
Acquisition was negotiated by Cohn and Samuel Goldwyn prexy Meyer Gottlieb.
Goldwyn tentatively plans a fall or winter theatrical release.