Gordon-Levitt comedy premiered at Sundance
The company acquired the rights to the comedy at Sundance, three days after its premiere as “Don Jon’s Addiction,” paying $4 million with a commitment to spent $25 million for prints and advertising.
Gordon-Levitt stars as a porn-obsessed New Jersey bartender whose addiction stands in the way of having a meaningful relationship with Scarlett Johansson’s character. Julianne Moore co-stars as a classmate who teaches him about the importance of intimacy.
“Don Jon” will open against Warner Bros.’ fantasy “Seventh Son,” The Weinstein Co.’s drama “The Butler” and Sony-MGM’s reboot of “Carrie.”