Stone’s Bush Film Opens October 17th

Lionsgate has acquired US, UK, Australian & New Zealand distribution rights to “W,” the Oliver Stone-directed drama about the life and formative years of President Bush says Variety.

The film has been set for US domestic release on October 17th, giving the picture three weekends in theaters before the November 4th presidential election.

Stone has still yet to cast Dick Cheney. Shooting begins May 12th in Louisiana.