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First Pic, New Date for Stuart Gordon’s ‘Edmond’

Today First Independent Pictures informed us that they will now release Stuart Gordon’s Edmond July 7th in NY with the film expanding into other markets thereafter (Chicago, LA). They’ve also provided us with the first pic from the film, which stars William H. Macy, Julia Stiles, Denise Richards, Mena Suvari, Dylan Walsh, Joe Mantegna and Rebecca Pidgeon. First produced in 1982 at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago and adapted for the screen by Mamet, “Edmond” centers on Edmond Burke (Macy), a successful businessman who walks out on his family on the advice of a fortune teller and plunges into the vortex of New York’s hellish underworld, where he is mugged and robbed before he kills a pimp and a would-be actress, finally ending up in prison…