Slow day, so we’ll run a story about a movie for sale… But this is more than just the usual “this movie is for sale” item because it concerns a Wesley Snipes project we’ve been following seemingly forever.
It’s the horror-actioner Gallowwalkers and it’s heading to the European Film Market in Berlin. Read on…
VMI Worldwide announced today that it is representing worldwide rights to the action-sci-fi-horror movie Gallowwalkers, starring Wesley Snipes (the Blade trilogy) and will be introducing the movie to international buyers during the 2013 European Film Market in Berlin.
It will be the first time in over 3 years that the One Billion Dollar box office star Snipes will have a new movie up for acquisition and screening at a market.
VMI André Relis, Brittany Bowen, and Howard Brodsky will be offering the film to international buyers at the upcoming Berlin EFM’13, the movie will have its market premiere February 8, 2013 at 5pm at the Berlin Parliament screening room.
‘We are very proud to be the company re-introducing Wesley Snipes to our buyers, knowing the strong demand for him to entertain us again’ said VMI president André Relis.
Gallowwalkers, starring Wesley Snipes, is directed and written by Andrew Goth (B.U.S.T.E.D., COLD AND DARK) and Joanne Ray, executive produced and produced by Jack Bowyer (DARK HEARTS, Private Peaceful) and produced by Courtney Lauren Penn (DARK HEARTS), and Brandon Burrows (DARK HEARTS) of Boundless Pictures.
Gallowwalkers is the story of a mysterious gunman, Aman (Snipes), the son of a nun, who breaks her covenant with God to ensure his survival. Her break with God curses her son to be hunted by all those who die by his hand – When he takes revenge on a gang that murdered his love, the gang rises as a cursed crew of undead warriors and hunt him mercilessly, seeking their ‘dying’ revenge.