The Weinstein Company has acquired US rights to the upcoming feature directorial debut from Sicario screenwriter Taylor Sheridan starring Jeremy Renner.
Elizabeth Olsen, Jon Bernthal, Graham Greene, Julia Jones and Gil Birmingham also star in the story of a rookie FBI agent and a local game tracker with a haunted past who investigate a murder on a Native American Reservation.
Basil Iwanyk’s Thunder Road produces with Peter Berg’s Film 44 and Matthew George’s Savvy Media Holdings.
Savvy is financing with Acacia Entertainment and Wayne Rogers’ Synergics Films. Star Thrower Entertainment is executive producer with Riverstone Pictures and The Fyzz Facility.
Insiders and Voltage are selling the film internationally and co-financed the film. CAA handled the US sale.