Sony Pictures Classics will release pic
After removing the Gus Van Sant coming-of-age pic “Restless” from Sony’s release slate last year, the studio announced a fall bow Thursday under its Sony Pictures Classics banner.Henry Hopper, Mia Wasikowska, Ryo Kase, Schuyler Fisk and Luisa Strus star in the Jason Lew-penned pic. Bryce Dallas Howard, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard produced the film, which centers on the relationship of a 16-year-old girl diagnosed with a terminal illness and a boy who likes to attend funerals, under the Imagine Entertainment banner and Columbia Pictures. Sony Pictures Releasing International will distribute “Restless” internationally. Studio removed the film from its release calendar in November, just two months before its scheduled release.