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'Why Georgia Doubled as Canada in Josh Duhamel’s Bank Robber Drama ‘Bandit’e
September 21, 2022

“It’s Canada with a Southern drawl,” director Allan Ungar says of the pandemic forcing a relocation to the Peach State to shoot his Canadian indie movie.

'Dead For A Dollar’: Walter Hill Talks Evolution Of The Western – Venice
September 15, 2022

Ahead of accepting the Venice Film Festival’s Glory to the Filmmaker Award this evening, legendary filmmaker Walter Hill met with the press corps here on the Lido to talk about his new western, Dead For A Dollar.

Walter Hill on ‘The Warriors,’ ‘Aliens’ Sequels With Sigourney Weaver and What All Those ’48 Hours’ Buddy Comedy Ripoffs Get Wrong
September 2, 2022

The director will present his new film, 'Dead for a Dollar' starring Christoph Waltz and Willem Dafoe, at the 2022 Venice Film Festival.

Can the Venice Film Festival Relaunch the Art House Movie Business?
September 1, 2022

With 'Top Gun: Maverick' and 'Elvis,' the 2022 Cannes Film Festival marked a return of the blockbuster. Can Venice do the same for specialty fare?

‘Warrior Strong’: Sarah Podemski & Rosa Blasi Board Quiver’s Basketball Drama
August 23, 2022

EXCLUSIVE: Sarah Podemski (Reservation Dogs) and Rosa Blasi (The Thundermans) have signed on to star alongside Andrew Dice Clay and Jordan Johnson-Hinds in Quiver Distribution’s basketball drama Warrior Strong, which Shane Belcourt (Red Rover) is directing from Dan Gordon’s (Wyatt Earp) script.

Quiver Acquires Snoop Dogg-Produced Buddy Comedy ‘Bromates’ Starring Lil Rel Howery & Josh Brener – First Look
August 18, 2022

EXCLUSIVE: Quiver Distribution has acquired worldwide rights to the buddy comedy Bromates, starring Lil Rel Howery (Get Out) and Josh Brener (Silicon Valley), slating it for release on more than 100 U.S. screens and on VOD on October 7th.

'Bandit' Trailer Shows Josh Duhamel as an Unstoppable Canadian Bank Robber [Exclusive]
August 15, 2022

The film is based on the true tale of Canada's infamous Flying Bandit.

Andrew Dice Clay & Jordan Johnson-Hinds Set For Sports Drama ‘Warrior Strong’; Quiver Launching Sales In Toronto
August 9, 2022

Exclusive: Andrew Dice Clay (Pam & Tommy) and Jordan Johnson-Hinds (The Endgame) will star in the Quiver-acquired basketball drama Warrior Strong from director Shane Belcourt (Red Rover), which has entered production in Northern Ontario, Canada.

'Out of the Blue' Trailer: Diane Kruger Seduces Ray Nicholson in Twisted Steamy Noir Thriller
July 26, 2022

Exclusive: Neil LaBute writes and directs the neo-noir film about a femme fatale who begs her lover to kill her husband.

Quiver Distribution Acquires Coming-Of-Age Pic ‘1-800-HOT-NITE’ From Writer-Director Nick Richey
July 7, 2022

Quiver Distribution has acquired North American rights to Nick Richey’s sophomore feature 1-800-HOT-NITE, slating it for release November 4.

Quiver Distribution Buys SXSW Horror Favorite ‘Bitch Ass’ (EXCLUSIVE)
June 29, 2022

Quiver Distribution has acquired North American rights to “Bitch Ass,” a horror movie that premiered at this year’s SXSW where it won the Midnighter’s Audience Award and earned praise for its sly reinvention of the slasher genre.

Quiver Distribution Buys Relationship Drama ‘The Wheel’ (EXCLUSIVE)
June 22, 2022

Quiver Distribution has acquired “The Wheel,” a relationship drama about a young couple on the brink of divorce. That film is from Steve Pink, the co-writer of “High Fidelity” and the director of “Hot Tub Time Machine” and “About Last Night.” It premiered at last year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

Lulu Wilson To Return For Quiver’s Sequel ‘Becky 2: The Wrath Of Becky’; Seann William Scott Also Set
June 8, 2022

Lulu Wilson (Modern Love) is set to return for Becky 2: The Wrath of Becky, a sequel to Quiver Distribution’s 2020 horror-thriller Becky, which will also star Seann William Scott (Welcome To Flatch).

Why ‘Dead for a Dollar’ Producer Quiver Distribution Shifted Its Business Model
May 22, 2022

Quiver Distribution got into the business of producing its own movies out of necessity.

Cannes First Look: Maggie Q in Action Thriller ‘Fear the Night’
May 19, 2022

In this first-look image at the action thriller Fear the Night, Maggie Q is on the lookout. Neil LaBute is directing the project, which is currently in production in Los Angeles. It follows Q as Tess, an Iraq war veteran.

Neil LaBute’s ‘Out of the Blue’ Closes Several Territories, Shares Seductive First-Look Image (EXCLUSIVE)
May 16, 2022

WestEnd Films has closed a series of new deals on “Out of the Blue,” an upcoming thriller that brings together Neil LaBute and Diane Kruger.

Anne Heche, Dermot Mulroney & McKaley Miller To Topline Horror-Thriller ‘Full Ride’ For Quiver Distribution
May 12, 2022

Anne Heche (13 Minutes), Dermot Mulroney (Umma) and McKaley Miller (Ma) will topline Full Ride, an upcoming horror-thriller from directors Jerren Lauder (The Inhabitant) and Beth Hanna (The Reappearance), which has wrapped production in Georgia. Quiver Distribution holds worldwide rights and is planning an early 2023 release.

Sophie Nélisse, Dougray Scott to Star In Quiver’s Wartime Drama ‘Irena’s Vow’, as WestEnd Launches Sales (EXCLUSIVE)
May 9, 2022

WestEnd Films will introduce Louise Archambault’s Second World War drama Irena’s Vow to international buyers at the Cannes Marché next week for the US’ Quiver Distribution, which controls worldwide rights to the film.

Quiver Distribution Acquires Dramedy ‘Small Town Wisconsin’ From Executive Producer Alexander Payne – Watch The Trailer
May 3, 2022

Quiver Distribution has acquired North American rights to the dramedy Small Town Wisconsin, starring David Sullivan (Sharp Objects), Bill Heck (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs), Kristen Johnson (3rd Rock from the Sun), Tanya Fischer (Life on Mars) and Cooper J. Friedman (9-1-1: Lone Star), slating it for wide release in theaters and on digital platforms on June 10th.

Neil LaBute, Maggie Q Team on Action-Thriller ‘Fear the Night’ (EXCLUSIVE)
April 26, 2022

Neil LaBute and Maggie Q will team up for “Fear the Night,” a new action-thriller from Quiver Distribution. Principal photography began earlier this month in Los Angeles.

Mayim Bialik's Son Basically Helped Her Land Host of Jeopardy
April 11, 2022

Mayim Bialik joins Drew to talk about how she got the opportunity and decided she wanted to try out for the new host of "Jeopardy!" She also discusses her filmmaking debut, "As They Made Us," which she wrote and directed about her experience a year after the death of her father.

Mayim Bialik Reflects on Her Emotional Directorial Debut ‘As They Made Us’
April 11, 2022

Many first-time directors would be first in line at the multiplex to buy a ticket to watch their movie on the big screen, but “As They Made Us” filmmaker Mayim Bialik is just wrapping a long day of shooting on her FOX sitcom “Call Me Kat.”

Mayim Bialik on ‘As They Made Us’ and ‘Jeopardy!’
April 4, 2022

Mayim Bialik joins Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager to talk about stepping behind the camera to direct her new movie “As They Made Us.” She also talks about finding her groove as a “Jeopardy!” host and doing her podcast “Mayim Bialik's Breakdown” with her boyfriend. Bialik sticks around for a game of Neuro vs. Nonsense so she can put her training as a scientist to the test!

The It List: TLC debuts another unique medical reality show, get the real story of 'The Invisible Pilot' who faked his own death to work for drug lords and the CIA, Mayim Bialik makes directorial debut and the best in pop culture the week of April 4, 2022
April 4, 2022

The It List is Yahoo's weekly look at the best in pop culture, including movies, music, TV, streaming, games, books, podcasts and more. Here are our picks for April 4-9, including the best deals we could find for each.

What to Watch the Week of April 3: A Must-See Episode of This Is Us and a Movie Starring Glee and Big Bang Theory Alums
April 3, 2022

In the film world, Big Bang Theory alum and Jeopardy! host Mayim Bialik makes her directorial debut with As They Made Us, which is out on Friday. Below, you'll read how Bialik got her Big Bang costar Simon Helberg on board and what it was like making the film with screen legends Candice Bergen and Dustin Hoffman. Glee's Dianna Agron plays Bergen and Hoffman's daughter, and she—as well as everyone—is absolutely dynamite.

Oscars 2023: Our First Blind Predictions, From ‘Fabelmans’ to ‘Flower Moon’
March 31, 2022

The first guesses for a year that can include films from Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, James Cameron and more

Exclusive trailer: Mayim Bialik overcame 'bananas year' to direct first film 'As They Made Us'
March 8, 2022

The "Big Bang Theory" star and "Jeopardy!" host began writing as a therapeutic exercise after her father, Barry, died in 2015. Seven years later, the result is "As They Made Us" (in theaters and on demand April 8), a mordantly funny family drama starring Dianna Agron ("Shiva Baby") and two-time Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman.

Top 20 Indie Power Players 2022: The Movers and Shakers in Independent Film Distribution
February 28, 2022

Welcome to Media Play News’ Top 20 Indie Power Players list, our first-ever salute to distributors of independent film, series and niche content. We’re looking beyond the big-budget theatrical blockbusters and streaming originals, and focusing on what for years been the backbone of the film industry, particularly from a creative perspective.

‘The Retreat’ Receives 3 Nominations at the 2022 Canadian Screen Awards
February 15, 2022

The horror picture received nominations for Achievement in Make-Up, Achievement in Casting, and Best Stunt Coordination.

Quiver Acquires Mayim Bialik’s Feature Directorial Debut ‘As They Made Us’ Starring Dianna Agron, Simon Helberg, Candice Bergen & Dustin Hoffman, Sets April Release
February 10, 2022

Quiver Distribution has acquired Mayim Bialik’s feature directorial debut As They Made Us, starring Diana Agron, Simon Helberg, Oscar nominee Candice Bergen and two-time Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman, slating it for release in theaters and on VOD on April 8.

'East Of The Mountains' Receives 2 Nominations At The 2021 Satellite Awards
December 1, 2021

The drama received nomination for Best Motion Picture Drama alongside leading star Tom Skerritt, who received nomination for Best Actor in Motion Picture Drama.

Anne Heche And Peter Facinelli Go For A Spin In ‘13 Minutes’
October 25, 2021

Anne Heche and Peter Facinelli are two of the stars of the disaster movie ensemble, 13 Minutes, which takes its characters on the spin of their lives when an F-5 tornado touches down in their tightly knit Oklahoma community.

Film Director And Storm Chaser Team Up To Make A More Realistic Tornado Movie
October 23, 2021

What happens before, during and after a tornado in real life is very different from what you see in most movies. The upcoming film, "13 Minutes," aims to tell a grounded, more impactful story.

13 Minutes Is About Our Survival Instinct
October 2021

Crafting a disaster movie that is less about the disaster and more about how we survive.

Exclusive: Rhapsody of Love Trailer Starring Kathy Luu & Damien Sato
October 6, 2021

ComingSoon is excited to debut the exclusive trailer for the upcoming romance comedy Rhapsody of Love, starring Kathy Luu (The Good Place, This should be banned, The Script of Life) and Damien Sato (Echo 8, Innocent Killer, At First Hello). Quiver Distribution will release the film on October 22, 2021.

At 88, Tom Skerritt Finally Gets a Starring Role in ‘East of the Mountains’
October 1, 2021

In a 60-year career that’s seen him turn up in key supporting roles in hits like “Alien,” “Top Gun,” and “M*A*S*H*,” Tom Skerritt finally gets a starring role in a movie.

An Obscure Canadian Horror Film Is Gaining New Life On Streaming
October 1, 2021

October is the perfect time to settle in with a good horror movie. When the spooky season rolls around, many new and classic horror films shoot up the streaming charts as people attempt to scare themselves silly. And right now, a Canadian horror film is dominating streaming charts.

‘13 Minutes’ Trailer: Quiver Distribution’s New Disaster Pic Starring Trace Adkins, Thora Birch, Amy Smart & More
September 28, 2021

Quiver Distribution today unveiled a trailer for 13 Minutes, the first feature film from director Lindsay Gossling.

Hank Azaria Joins Neil LaBute’s Thriller ‘Out of the Blue’ (EXCLUSIVE)
September 23, 2021

Hank Azaria has joined the cast of writer and director Neil LaBute’s upcoming feature “Out of the Blue.” The dramatic thriller, which also stars Diane Kruger and Ray Nicholson, will wrap principal photography this week in Rhode Island.

Hamish Linklater Joins Walter Hill’s Quiver Western ‘Dead For A Dollar’
September 21, 2021

Hamish Linklater (Midnight Mass, The Big Short) is the latest addition to Dead for a Dollar, the Western that Walter Hill helmed for Quiver Distribution, which has wrapped production in New Mexico.

Toronto Fest Subdued as Dealmaking Hums Along
September 12, 2021

TIFF has been predictably low-key amid diminished star power and even fewer execs, but pandemic-era online business is once again proving efficient: “We’re becoming very experienced at these virtual festivals.”

Neil LaBute to Direct Diane Kruger, Ray Nicholson in ‘Out of the Blue’
August 30, 2021

Neil LaBute is set to direct Out of the Blue, to star Diane Kruger and Ray Nicholson, for Quiver Distribution. The indie is set to start shooting next week in Rhode Island for Quiver Distribution.

Rachel Brosnahan Boards Quiver Distribution-Backed Walter Hill Western ‘Dead For A Dollar’
August 10, 2021

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Emmy, SAG and Golden Globe award winner Rachel Brosnahan is joining Walter Hill’s upcoming western Dead for a Dollar which already stars Oscar winner Christoph Waltz and Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe.

Redbox and Quiver Expand Original Film Slate Acquire True-Crime Thriller “BANDIT” Based on the Best-Selling Novel The Flying Bandit Starring Josh Duhamel, Elisha Cuthbert, Nestor Carbonell, and Mel Gibson
July 27, 2021

Redbox Entertainment, America’s destination for affordable new-release movies and Quiver Distribution, have acquired the North American distribution rights to BANDIT, starring Josh Duhamel, Elisha Cuthbert, Nestor Carbonell, and Mel Gibson. The film will be available in theaters and On Demand in 2022.

Quiver Distribution Plots Its Next Move After Expanding During the Pandemic
June 23, 2021

Quiver Distribution isn't a major name in the entertainment business, but that is gradually changing as the Canadian entertainment company has managed to snag a series of notable projects and used the pandemic to bolster its library of content.

Quiver Distribution Nabs ‘The Exchange,’ Comedy Starring Justin Hartley and Avan Jogia (EXCLUSIVE)
May 4, 2021

Quiver Distribution has acquired U.S. rights to “The Exchange,” a new comedy from the co-creator of “Borat” and “Bruno.”

Quiver Takes Jonathan Rhys Meyers, John Malkovich Pandemic Thriller 'The Survivalist'
April 28, 2021

Action-thriller The Survivalist starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and John Malkovich has been acquired by Quiver Distribution for North America. The feature, directed by Jon Keeyes, takes place after a viral pandemic decimates the world.