– Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights to “The Little Stranger,” excluding the U.K., France and Switzerland, where it will be distributed by Pathé. “The Little Stranger” will star Academy Award nominee Charlotte Rampling, Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson and Will Poulter.Well Go will release the film in North America and the UK in 2018.“Invincible Dragon” is an action-packed thriller starring Zhang as an undercover agent with an impulsive personality who clashes with a Macau detectice and a US Army Veteran while trying to unravel a major case.– Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights, excluding France, to “Mustang,” a drama starring Matthias Schoenaerts and Jason Mitchell, THR reports.The movie marks the feature film directing debut for French actress Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, who co-wrote the script with Mona Fastvold and Brock Norman Brock.In celebration of San Juan de Dios, patron saint of firework makers, conflagrant revelry engulfs the town for ten days.“‘Brimstone & Glory’ is not just an epic feast for the eyes and the ears (though it is that), it’s a brilliant display of portraiture,” Oscilloscope president Dan Berger said in a statement.
Gottfried is joined throughout the film by a who’s who of comedy icons including Whoopi Goldberg, Richard Belzer, Lewis Black, Susie Essman, Arsenio Hall, Anthony Jeselnik and many more. Rocketing to fame in the 1980s, he was thrust into the public consciousness almost immediately thanks to his brash personality, unique worldview, and off-kilter comic timing.
The deal was negotiated Seth Needle, SVP Worldwide Acquisitions at Screen Media Films, and the filmmakers.