Acquisitions: Chair, Sick, Ruins

“Transmedia International Releasing has snapped up all U.K. rights to the Christopher Plummer starrer “The Man in the Chair” from Shoreline Entertainment. Plummer plays an old Hollywood gaffer who gets one last chance to work on a movie set…” (full details)

“New Line Cinema has acquired all North American rights from Darclight for “The Sick House” a British horror movie about a man trapped in an abandoned hospital and preyed upon by an ancient incarnation of the plague. Curtis Radclyffe (“Sweet Angel”) co-wrote and directed…” (full details)

“U.S.-based distributor Echo Bridge will handle worldwide distribution rights on “My Life in Ruins,” a romantic comedy from actress-turned-producer Nia Vardolos and Tom Hanks…” (full details)