Samuel Goldwyn Acquires Mekhi Phifer Thriller ‘Obsession’ For Fall Release

Samuel Goldwyn has acquired the Goran Dukic-directed thriller Obsession about an out-of-work mechanic played by Mekhi Phifer who, after saving an older man (Brad Dourif), begins to falls for his wife (Elika Portnoy). Dourif’s George has plans to build a racetrack, and his wife forms a plot to murder him and rob him of his riches, drawing Phifer’s Sonny into...

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‘Daniel Isn’t Real’: Patrick Schwarzenegger Thriller Scores Samuel Goldwyn-Shudder Deal

Samuel Goldwyn Films and Shudder have co-acquired North American rights to Adam Egypt Mortimer’s Daniel Isn’t Real, a thriller from SpectreVision starring Patrick Schwarzenegger and Miles Robbins. Sasha Lane, Hannah Marks and Mary Stuart Masterson also star in the pic, which will now hit theaters and VOD later this year.

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Emma Roberts’ Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Paradise Hills’ Sold to Samuel Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired North American rights to science-fiction thriller “Paradise Hills,” starring Emma Roberts, Milla Jovovich, Danielle Macdonald and Awkwafina, Variety has learned exclusively.

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Samuel Goldwyn Films Nabs Mia Wasikowska's 'Judy & Punch' for North America (Exclusive)

First-time director Mirrah Foulkes' revenge comedy from Vice Studios bowed in Sundance. Samuel Goldwyn Films has picked up the North American rights to the dark revenge comedy Judy & Punch from first-time director Mirrah Foulkes.

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Samuel Goldwyn Films swoops on Scott Adkins thriller 'Avengement'

Samuel Goldwyn Films has picked up US rights from Bleiberg Entertainment to Jesse V. Johnson’s gangster thriller Avengement featuring a predominantly British cast led by Scott Adkins and Craig Fairbrass.

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‘Dilili In Paris’ Coming To U.S. In Samuel Goldwyn Deal

Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. rights to Michel Ocelot’s animated Dilili in Paris, which is part of SGF’s plan to expand into distributing more family entertainment films. A 2019 theatrical release is in the works.

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Exclusive: See Matt Smith play notorious photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in first trailer

“I’m an artist. I would’ve been a painter but the camera was invented.” That’s how Robert Mapplethorpe describes himself in Mapplethorpe, a biopic following the life of the provocative photographer from his early days as a visual artist and Patti Smith’s lover through to his 1989 AIDS-related death.

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