Voltage Pictures has taken international rights on the upcoming horror film Open Graves to star Mike Vogel from the US hit Cloverfield and Eliza Dushku.

Alvaro De Arminan will direct from a screenplay by father-and-son team Bruce A Taylor and Roderick Taylor about a group of surfers who awaken a centuries-old curse contained in a board game.

Billy Dietrich brokered the deal on behalf of the producers with Voltage Pictures vice president of sales and acquisitions Nadine De Barros. Dietrich produced with Juan Carlos Orihuela.

Voltage is selling rights at EFM to Big Eyes starring Kate Hudson as the painter Margaret Keane, romantic comedy Spread with Ashton Kutcher and Jennifer Jason Leigh and Homecoming starring Mischa Barton.