Trade Breaks: Tears, Missed, Stallions

“The Weinstein Co. paid mid-six figures for all North American rights except theatrical and Canadian television for Dario Argento’s “The Mother of Tears” from Myriad Pictures. Myriad will release the film in select markets in the U.S. and Canada early next year…” (full details)

“New Line has picked up romantic comedy “Missed Connections,” penned by Gustin Nash (“Charlie Bartlett”). The story centers on a multitude of characters in search of love and friendship in an era of instant communication…” (full details)

“Warner Bros. has picked up the raunchy R-rated comedy spec script “Stallions” from “Temptation Island” reality TV producers Steve Sobel and Alan Wieder. The story follows four longtime buddies – three with new babies struggling with the changes in their lives, whilst their womanizing bachelor friend becomes envious of their more meaningful lives…” (full details)