Strand Gains U.S. Rights to Daniel Burman Pic ‘Mystery’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman.

HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes.

Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 and grossed $3 million. That reps the biggest Argentine BO take ever for Burman.

In first international licensing, “Mystery” has sold to Festival Films for Spain and Portugal; Colombia’s biggest distributor and exhibitor Cine Colombia; MultiCines for Ecuador; and Medyavision for Turkey.

Buena Vista Intl. has rights to all of South America, Fox Intl. Channels has pay TV rights.
Co-produced by Total Filmes, “Mystery” is toplined by Guillermo Francella, star of sleeper “Corazon de Leon,” which grossed $9.5 million for Disney last year.

More Film

  • Anita Hill

    Anita Hill Chairs Hollywood Anti-Sexual Harassment Commission Formed by Top Execs

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • Warren Beatty

    Arnon Milchan Sues Warren Beatty Over 'Rules Don't Apply' Flop

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • Oscar Isaac Addams Family

    Oscar Isaac in Talks to Voice Gomez Addams in Animated 'Addams Family' Movie

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • Jennifer Lawrence

    Publicists for Jennifer Lawrence, Daisy Ridley, Amy Adams Form New Firm

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • Hannah Marks Liana Liberato

    Hannah Marks, Liana Liberato to Star in High School Comedy 'Banana Split'

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • NOR_D01_053017_9621_R2 – L-R: Tom Hanks (Ben

    Steven Spielberg's 'The Post' to Open Palm Springs Film Festival

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

  • Willa Fitzgerald

    'The Goldfinch' Movie Adaptation Casts Willa Fitzgerald (EXCLUSIVE)

    Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to later-life romantic comedy “The Mystery of Happiness,” a Disney release in Argentina and the latest laffer from one of the best-known voices of the new Argentine cinema, Daniel Burman. HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV rights FilmSharks Intl. is selling pic at Cannes. Disney released “Mystery” Jan. 16 […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content