here! Films hasacquired North American rights to Peter Kramer's Dutch musical comedy Yes,Nurse No Nurse!
Executive vice president of distribution and acquisitionsMark Reinhart acquired the rights from Fortissimo Films.
Based on a Dutch1960s television show, the story centres on a group of eccentric residents atan Amsterdam rest home and the miserly landlord who wants to evict them.
Loes Luca, PaulKooij and Waldemar Torenstra star in the film, which was released theatricallyin the Netherlands through Warner Brothers.
"Yes, NurseNo Nurse! is certain tocapture the hearts of audiences across the US and Canada," Fortissimo presidentMichael Werner said in a statement.
"The acquisitionof Yes, Nurse No Nurse!further enhances here! Films as an independent studio committed to the highestquality of gay-themed film entertainment," Reinhart added.
Founded byRegent Entertainment partners Paul Colichman and Stephen P Jarchow, here! Filmsis a leading provider in gay-themed entertainment and combines a worldwidedistribution operation with a fledgling US pay-per-view service.