Altitude Film Entertainment has set Prometheus star Rafe Spall for the lead in Britpop satire Kill Your Friends and added sci-fi Outpost 37 to its growing slate, reports Variety leading up to AFM. Spall takes the lead in Owen Harris’ film “About an A&R man who, desperately searching for the next big hit, takes the concept of killer tunes to a murderous new level.”
Outpost 37 is the feature helming debut of L.A.-based VFX supervisor Jabbar Raisani. Raisani, whose VFX work includes several projects with Robert Rodriguez’s Troublemaker Studios including Predators and Machete, co-wrote the sci-fi thriller with Blake Clifton. “The film follows a docu crew accompanying an elite unit of marines tasked with protecting mankind in the aftermath of an alien invasion.”
CinTel Films has released the “official” synopsis for I Spit on Your Grave Too, which we exclusively broke the news that Steven R. Monroe will direct from a screenplay by Thomas Fenton. “Naturally beautiful, Jessica has just settled into New York where she, like many other young women, is trying to make it as a model. But what starts out as an innocent and simple photo shoot soon turns into something disturbingly unthinkable! Raped, tortured and kidnapped to a foreign country, Jessica is buried alive and left to die. Against all odds, she manages to escape. Severely injured, she will have to tap into the darkest places of the human psyche to not only survive, but to exact her revenge…”
Lastly, inside we’ve added the official market trailer for Entity, which stars Dervla Kirwan, Charlotte Riley, Branko Tomovic, Rupert Hill, Oliver Jackson and Michael David Worden.
Written and directed by Steve Stone, “In 1998, thirty four unidentified bodies were found in shallow graves in a remote Siberian forest. After subsequent investigations, no official explanation by the Russian authorities was ever offered about the circumstances of the deaths. The case was closed. In 2010, a small English TV crew from the show ‘Darkest Secrets’ set out for the Siberian forest. ‘Darkest Secrets’ focuses on revisiting the sites of unsolved crimes and they employ the gifts of a psychic whose extraordinary powers may help shed new light on cold cases. The last communication to their production office in London stated that they were approaching the Siberian region where the bodies were found. Nothing was heard from them again. ‘Entity’ is the story of what happened to them. The forest was only the beginning….”