Millennium Acquires ’28 Weeks Later’ Director’s ‘Intruders’

Intruders

While Universal’s international branch produced the film, Millennium Entertainment has acquired North American rights to Juan Carlos Fresnadillo’s Intruders (review) and will release the thriller in April, reports Variety.

Millennium made the announcement Tuesday, a month after Intruders had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival (where I reviewed the film). The pic also screened at the San Sebastia festival.

Intruders, from the director of 28 Weeks Later, stars Clive Owen, Carice Van Houten, Daniel Br hl, Pilar L pez de Ayala, Ella Purnell and Iz n Corchero.

From a screenplay by Nicol s Casariego and Jaime Marques, “ ‘Intruders’ centers on two children living in different countries who are visited each night by a faceless intruder, a terrifying being who wants to take possession of them.