Freestyle Releasing and Cinemarket Films will unspool Andrei Konchalovsky’s “The Nutcracker 3D” starting Nov. 24 in the U.S.
Pic, produced by Konchalovsky and Paul Lowin and exec produced by Moritz Borman, stars Elle Fanning, Nathan Lane and John Turturro. Kevin Phipps and Nicholas Brooks designed the sets.
Shot on location in Budapest, film includes eight new songs penned by lyricist and librettist Tim Rice. The pic is set for a 1,000 screen release in December in Russia.