Myriad Pictures has securedworldwide rights excluding Canada to Mike Clattenburg's Canadian smash TrailerPark Boys: The Movie.

The raucous comedy arriveson a wave of publicity following screenings at the Toronto International FilmFestival and is based on Clattenburg's long-running Canadian television serieson Showcase Television.

Ivan Reitman served asexecutive producer on the feature-length version, which follows the exploits ofthree petty crooks who attempt one last job that they hope will pay for theirretirement.

Trailer Park Boys: TheMovie opened top of the box-office chartson $1.3m in Canada through Alliance Atlantis Motion Picture Distribution lastmonth and is on course to take more than $5m.

Clattenburg co-wrote the screenplay with Rob Wells, and produced along with Barrie Dunn and Michael Volpe.