'Free Style' headed to Latin America

Film opens in Mexico Dec. 24

MEXICO CITY -- Twentieth Century Fox International on Monday said it has acquired Latin American rights to William Dear's motocross racing drama "Free Style."

The film, which features "High School Musical" star Corbin Bleu, bows in Mexico on Dec. 24 and is slated for a February release in other Latin American territories.

"We are pleased to release 'Free Style' in our region and are especially excited that it will make its world premiere here (in Mexico)," said Eduardo Echeverria, executive vp at Fox Latin America.

Samuel Goldwyn Films and Fox Home Entertainment have U.S. theatrical and home video rights, respectively. The picture will hit theaters stateside in February.