The North American deal follows the film’s world premiere at Sundance in January and sets up a theatrical release later this year.
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The distributor has acquired North American rights to the time travel thriller starring Danielle Panabaker and plans a day-and-date release via its Macabre genre label.
New CNC figures confirm 2014 was a tough year for the French film production sector.
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In under 24 hours, $1.5m has already been raised towards their minimum $2m target.
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CHINA BOX OFFICE: Disney’s Cinderella stayed on top of the China box office last week with a gross of $28.37m, although Huayi Brothers’ Lost and Love opened strongly with $18.17m for second place.
eOne’s The Divergent Series: Insurgent takes strong $4.4m (£2.9m), including previews, on debut.