Following a heated bidding war, CBS Films has emerged with U.S. distribution rights to the Daniel Radcliffe-starrer The Woman in Black, reports Variety
The gothic horror thriller from director James Watkins (Eden Lake) stars the Harry Potter thesp as a lawyer who travels to a remote English village where he uncovers terrible secrets of a deceased client’s house and the titular ghost that haunts it. It’s based on Susan Hill’s 1983 novel, which was previously adapted for both TV and the stage.
Ciaran Hinds, Janet McTeer and Shaun Dooley co-star.
The pic is a co-production between Hammer Films (Let Me In), Alliance Films and Cross Creek Pictures.
CBS Films is still figuring out when it will release the movie. Trailer inside!