News

Sony Pictures Classics Picks Up Jarmusch's Only Lovers Left Alive

Source:   Sony Pictures Classics
May 24, 2013


On the night before its Cannes Film Festival premiere, Sony Pictures Classics has announced that they have picked up the North American distribution rights for Only Lovers Left Alive, the new movie from New York City auteur Jim Jarmusch (Stranger Than Paradise, Down by Law, Broken Flowers), which is a romantic thriller starring Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, John Hurt, Anton Yelchin and Jeffrey Wright.

SPC has also provided us with a plot summary that doesn't mention the word "vampire" anywhere in it although that doesn't necessarily mean this isn't Jarmusch's "vampire movie":

"Only Lovers Left Alive takes place against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier and follows an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, who reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister."

Sony Pictures Classics said this about the movie in the press release announcing the acquisition:

"Only Lovers Left Alive is one of the great Jarmusch pictures and American audiences will love it. We are excited to be back with Jim and our great friends Jeremy Thomas and Tilda Swinton, whose performance along with the rest of the cast is fantastic.

No word on when Sony Pictures Classics plans on releasing the movie.

(Photo source: WENN.com)


| 0 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

Guardians of the Galaxy Reviews - What Did You Think?!
Director Colin Trevorrow Reveals New Jurassic World Photo
New Photos of Frozen's Elsa and Kristoff on Once Upon a Time
Universal Dates Snow White Prequel The Huntsman and Moves The Mummy
CS Video: Colin Firth and the Cast of Magic in the Moonlight
The Final Trailer for The Expendables 3 is Here!
Snarknado 2: The Second One Sets Syfy Record with 3.9 Million Viewers
Will Arnett is the Most Beloved Sitcom Horse of the '90s in the Trailer for BoJack Horseman
Zac Efron and Emily Ratajkowski Team for We Are Your Friends
The Trailer and Poster for Stonehearst Asylum, Starring Kate Beckinsale
James Gunn Talks About Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Plans
Dimension Films Sets Demonic for December 12
New Clip from Batman: Assault on Arkham Released
Watch the First Trailer for Disney's Into the Woods!
Chris O'Dowd Goes Dark for Calvary
New Gameplay Trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Explains The Wraith
The International Trailer for Birdman, Starring Michael Keaton
Lorde to Curate Soundtrack for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners