Well Go Entertainment Picks Up the Action Movie 'The Courier'
The film, starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Mickey Rourke, will be released in the fall.
Well Go USA Entertainment has acquired all U.S. rights to the action-thriller The Courier, starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Mickey Rourke, Josie Ho, Til Schweiger and Lili Taylor.
Produced by Gary Hamilton and Mike Gabrawy, Courier was directed by Hany Abu-Assad. It concerns a specialist courier hired to deliver a mysterious case to the dangerous, underworld hit man.
Well Go plans to release the film in the fall. While the company is primarily known as a distributor of Asian films in North America, its president Doris Pfardrescher said, “We are committed to acquiring and distributing more U.S.-made English language films.”
Rourke, Ho, Taylor and 852 Films are all represented by ICM. Arclight Films is handling foreign sales.