Shirley MacLaine, Chris Walken go Boom Boom Boom for Arclight
Shirley MacLaine, Christopher Walken, Twilight franchise star Ashley Greene and Adam Beach from the upcoming summer release Cowboys And Aliens will star in mystical drama The Boom Boom Room which Arclight Films is selling here.
Bono serves as executive producer on the project alongside Wim Wenders. Production is scheduled to commence this summer in New Mexico on what the producers describe as a magical tale set in a desert milieu.
When a young woman embarks on a quest to get to the bottom of an old family secret she encounters a pair of retired Vaudeville stars and in the process their lives are changed.
Lian Lunson will direct from hwe screenplay and will produce alongside Aaron Lubin. CAA represents US rights.
“This has been a vision of mine for a very long time,” Lunson said. “The story captures the essences of everyday life but in a fairy tale landscape. It is a dream to be working with Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Walken, both of whom are playing roles unlike anything they’ve done before.”
Arclight is also tempting EFM buyers with the upcoming Joe Dante teen horror comedy Monster Love.