Drafthouse Films Picks Up Filipino Crime Thriller 'Graceland'
The crime movie will get a limited theatrical run plus a VOD release in 2013.
Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, has picked the North American rights to Filipino crime saga Graceland.
Drafthouse is planning a limited theatrical opening as well as VOD release in 2013.
The movie premiered at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival and will have its Texas premiere at this year’s Fantastic Fest, which runs Sept. 20 - 27.
Written and directed by Ron Morales, the story is set in the corrupt underworld of Manila, the Philippines’ capital, and follows a desperate man who ends up making a series of moral compromises in a tale of kidnapping gone wrong.
- Hippie Blues: 45 Years of Led Zeppelin
- Music Turns Me on: A Conversation With the Hot Band Dopapod
- Ira Sachs' New Film "Love is Strange" Screens at the Deauville American Film Festival: Alfred Molina and John Lithgow as a Married Couple in Love
- 'Dancing With The Stars' Contestant Alfonso Ribeiro Proves Carlton Still Got It
- Lupita Nyong'o Visits 'Sesame Street' and It's All Kinds of Adorable (VIDEO)
- What Every '90s Kid Needs to See in the 'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Reboot
- What's On TV Tonight: 'The Mindy Project' and 'New Girl' Season Premieres, 'Sons of Anarchy,' and More Picks
- 'Sons of Anarchy's' Kim Coates Says the Final Season Is 'Full Out, Full Throttle, Wiping Everybody Out'