Open Road Films Acquires Jake Gyllenhaal Crime Thriller Nightcrawlers Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 05.17.2014
Film now has a distributor...
Open Road Films has officially announced that they've picked up the crime thriller, Nightcrawlers, written and directed by Dan Gilroy (writer of Real Steel; co-writer of The Bourne Legacy). The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal.
Open Road Films has picked up the film for US distribution. In the film, Gyllenhaal plays a man who becomes involved in the world of freelance crime journalism in Los Angeles.
Open Road Films CEO Tom Ortenberg stated on the acquisition in the press release: "We are thrilled to re-team with Jake Gyllenhaal, with whom we shared great success on End Of Watch. Dan and Tony Gilroy are incredibly talented and have made a fantastic film and we couldn't be happier about adding Nightcrawlers to our slate."
The film was produced by Jennifer Fox, Tony Gilroy, Jake Gyllenhaal, Bold Films' Chairman Michel Litvak and David Lancaster.