Danny McBride’s dark-comedy thriller Arizona coming to theaters this summer

Last Updated on July 30, 2021

RLJE Films has acquired all North American rights to Jonathan Watson's dark-comedy thriller ARIZONA starring Rosemarie DeWitt, Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Gillies, and IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA'S Kaitlin Olson. The film premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival and now RLJE Films plans to release the festival darling into theaters near you this summer.

Mark Ward, Chief Acquisitions Officer for RLJE Films:

Arizona was loved by audiences at the Sundance Film Festival for its unique story with a comedic twist. With the combination of a great cast and a smart screenplay, we’re excited let audiences experience Arizona this summer.

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Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, Arizona is a darkly comedic story that follows Cassie Fowler, a single mom and struggling realtor whose life goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.

ARIZONA is directed by Jonathan Watson from a script written by Luke Del Tredici and stars Danny McBride, Rosemarie DeWitt, Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Gillies and Kaitlin Olson. It was produced by Imperative Entertainment’s Dan Friedkin, Ryan Friedkin, Bradley Thomas, and Rough House Picture’s McBride and Brandon James.

RLJE Films plans to release Arizona in theaters in summer 2018.

Source: AITH

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