EXCLUSIVE: Simon Crowe’s UK outfit picks up rights to Philm Company horror.

Simon Crowe’s SC Films has picked up sales rights to The Philm Company’s thriller The Last Showing, about a couple trapped in a cinema who are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.

Phil Hawkins writes, directs and produces, alongside producer Alexandra Baranska. Production is due for July 2013 on the project, which is casting.

Simon Crowe told Screen: “I have been tracking this project for some time so I am delighted we will start production this summer. Phil has written a smart, clever script that will excite horror fans worldwide. Alex is studio savvy and will bring her sales and marketing experience to production and theatrical release.”

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