Focus Features (www.focusfeatures.com) makes, acquires, and releases movies from rising and established talent and filmmakers. The diverse slate of movies includes several specialty films each year. Gramercy Pictures (part of Focus Features) makes, acquires, and releases bold action, horror, and sci-fi genre fare. The movies will be released nationwide and appeal to a broad audience.
Upcoming releases from Focus include the stirring drama Suffragette, directed by Sarah Gavron and starring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, and Meryl Streep; Academy Award-winning director Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl, the remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Einar and Gerda Wegener (Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander); Kubo and the Two Strings, the new family event movie from animation studio LAIKA, directed by Travis Knight with a voice cast that includes Matthew McConaughey, Charlize Theron, Rooney Mara, Ralph Fiennes, Brenda Vaccaro, and Art Parkinson; Stephen Hopkins’ Race, starring Jeremy Irons, Jason Sudeikis, and Stephan James as the legendary athletic superstar Jesse Owens; and Juan Antonio Bayona’s visually spectacular drama A Monster Calls, starring Lewis MacDougall, Felicity Jones, and Liam Neeson.
Current and upcoming releases from Gramercy include Leigh Whannell’s Insidious: Chapter 3, the newest chapter in the terrifying horror series, starring Dermot Mulroney, Stefanie Scott, and Lin Shaye; Tarsem Singh’s Self/less, starring Ryan Reynolds and Ben Kingsley; Sinister 2, directed by Ciarán Foy, starring James Ransone, Shannyn Sossamon, and Robert and Dartanian Sloan; London Has Fallen, the sequel to the worldwide smash hit Olympus Has Fallen, starring Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, and Morgan Freeman; The Forest, the supernatural thriller starring Natalie Dormer and directed by Jason Zada; and Ratchet & Clank, the animated movie adaptation of the popular video game franchise.
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