You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

’13’ remake finds trio of financers

Magnet, Oceana and Barbarian to fund thriller

Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.”

Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 in New York and New Mexico.

Oceana provides asset-backed financing to budgets between $10 million and $40 million. For “13,” Oceana will provide a loan, with Magnet Media and Barbarian supplying equity.

Paramount Vantage is selling the pic internationally.

More Film

  • iatse-logo

    IATSE President Matthew Loeb Blasts Editors Guild Leader Over Contract Dispute

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • The Nun Trailer

    'The Nun' Eyes Hefty $32 Million-Plus Opening Weekend

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • M Review

    Locarno Film Review: 'M'

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • David Ready

    Chernin Entertainment Ups David Ready to Exec VP of Film and Television

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • MoviePass card

    MoviePass Cuts Film Selections for Subscribers to Six-Seven Titles per Day

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • To All Of The Boys I've

    Film Review: Netflix's 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before'

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

  • Jared Leto

    Jared Leto Signs With WME (EXCLUSIVE)

    Magnet Media Group, Oceana Media and Barbarian Films have joined to finance Gela Babluani’s American remake of his 2005 French film, “13 Tzameti.” Titled “13” in its new incarnation, the psychological thriller will star Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Ray Winstone, Ray Liotta and 50 Cent. Babluani will again write and direct.  Shooting begins Nov. 20 […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content