Image Grabs Rights to ‘The Crew’21 Apr, 2009 By: John Latchem
Distributor Image Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to the British crime thriller The Crew, including theatrical, broadcast, home video and digital.
Rights were acquired by U.K.-based Foundation Films. The Crew debuted at the American Film Market in November.
The film focuses on a crime boss (Scot Williams) who fights for survival after a gang war breaks out following a heist gone wrong.
The film also stars Stephen Graham, who plays Baby Face Nelson in Michael Mann’s Public Enemies, due in theaters in July.
The Crew was adapted from the novel Outlaws by Kevin Sampson.