Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. rights to drama "The Whistleblower," starring Rachel Weisz, and has set an August release.
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Lionsgate U.K. has snapped up distribution rights to gritty Brit pic "Jack Falls," the final installment of the "Jack" trilogy based on the comic of the same name.
Aaron Eckhart has signed up to star in CIA action pic "The Expatriate," which is being unveiled to buyers at AFM.
Steven Hoban and Vincenzo Natali, the Canadian producer-director duo behind "Splice," have boarded Randall Cole's thriller ":) 388 Arletta Avenue."
Lionsgate has snapped up U.K. rights to suspense thriller "The Holding."
Japanese distrib Comstock Group has snapped up local rights to StudioCanal's "The Last Exorcism" for an undisclosed advance and P&A commitment.
Felicity Jones and Imogen Poots have joined the cast for "Trap for Cinderella," which U.K. sales outfit Metropolis is unveiling to buyers at AFM this week.
London and L.A.-based Stealth Media Group and international film financier Premiere Picture have launched joint venture Premiere Stealth Rights to take advantage of film distribution rights.
Maya Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to "Sympathy for Delicious," Mark Ruffalo's directorial debut, and plans to release the pic this spring.