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Image Takes U.S. for ‘Evidence’

Image Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to Bold Films’ thriller “Evidence” for a summer theatrical release.

The movie is directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi and stars Stephen Moyer and Radha Mitchell.

Michel Litvak and David Lancaster produced for Bold Films, with Gary Michael Walters and Anthony Rhulen exec producing. Marc Platt, Adam Siegel and Nik Mavinkurve produced for Marc Platt Prods.

Rights include theatrical, home entertainment, TV and digital. Image made the announcement at South by Southwest.

John Swetnam penned the screenplay. Moyer and Mitchell portray detectives piecing together what happened at the scene of a brutal massacre using a number of recording devices found at the crime scene — discovering a group of bus passengers forced to fight for their lives after they crash in the middle of the desert.

Dale Dickey, Torrey DeVitto, Caitlin Stasey and Harry Lennix co-star.

The deal was negotiated by Bill Bromiley, Mark Ward and Michael Bayer on behalf of Image Entertainment with Miles Mogulescu and Alex Coffee on behalf of Bold Films.

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