Remstar Acquires 'Parkland,' 'Dark Places' For Canada

7:42 AM PST 07/19/2013 by Etan Vlessing
Tom Hanks

The Tom Hanks film about JFK's assassination is set to be released in the fall while the Charlize Theron thriller is aiming for a 2014 bow.

VANCOUVER – Remstar Films has acquired the Canadian rights to the Tom Hanks-produced Parkland and the Charlize Theron-starring and -produced thriller Dark Places.

The indie distributor plans a fall 2013 release for Parkland, which recalls events at Dallas’ Parkland hospital on the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated.

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Parkland stars Zac Efron, Paul Giamatti, Jacki Weaver and Billy Bob Thornton.

Remstar also prebought Dark Places, which starts shooting in August, for a 2014 release.

The film sees Theron play the sole survivor of a home invasion that led to the death of her mother and sisters.

The thriller also stars Nicholas Hoult and Chloe Grace Moretz.

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