Release date coincides with 50th anniversary
Playtone Partners’ Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman, Bill Paxton and Exclusive Media’s Nigel Sinclair and Matt Jackson are producing. The American Film Company also produces and co-finances the film with Exclusive Media.
“Parkland” is based on Vincent Bugliosi’s book “Four Days In November” and adapted by Peter Landesman, who is making his directorial debut. The pic is named for Parkland Memorial Hospital, where Kennedy was rushed on Nov. 22, 1963, and later pronounced dead.
It’s the second release for year-old Exclusive Releasing following the Naomi Watts’ romantic drama “Adore.”