Showcase Entertainment has secured international distributionrights to the comedies National Lampoon's Dorm Daze and Our Italian Husband in addition to worldwide rights to thrillerPuerto Vallarta Squeeze,as previously announced.
Directed and produced by David and Scott Hillenbrand based on ascreenplay by Patrick Casey and Worm Miller, National Lampoon's Doom Daze centres on the outrageous goings-on at amixed dormitory and stars Patrick Renna, Danielle Fishel, Boti Bliss, ChrisOwen, Tatyana Ali and James Bellow.
Our Italian Husband is a comedy about two women who unwittingly share the samehusband and decide to team up for revenge. The movie stars Brooke Shields,Chevy Chase, Maria Grazia Cucinotta (Il Postino) and Diego Serrano.
The picture was written and directed by Ilaria Borrelli andproduced by Massimo Cristaldi and Brandi Savitt of Cristaldi Pictures, whosecredits include Cinema Paradiso.
Puerto Vallarta Squeeze stars Scott Glenn as a CIA hitman who escapes Mexico afterhe carries out an unsanctioned assassination and becomes entangled in aromantic triangle. Arthur Allan Seidelman directed the picture, which alsostars Harvey Keitel.
Showcase was formed by Davidand Shauna Shapiro Jackson in 1993 and recently formed a distribution alliancewith Hawaii Film Partners (HFP) to exclusively release HFP film and televisionprojects worldwide until the end of 2009.