Trade Breaks: Wednesday, Rebel, Creepy

“Spanish filmmaker Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (“28 Weeks Later”) will direct character-driven chase drama “Wednesday” for DreamWorks and producer Nina Jacobson. Massy Tadjedin (“The Jacket”) script revolves around a desperate man who carjacks a young woman, setting off a high-speed car chase across Los Angeles. Shooting begins early next year…” (full details)

“The Weinstein Co. has acquired rights to action drama “Dong mau anh hung” (“The Rebel”), one of the biggest Vietnamese films of all time. Set in the French-occupied Vietnam of the 1920s, the action-heavy story focuses on an agent who is sent to sniff out resistance movements but ends up siding with the rebels. Film stars Johnny Nguyen, Thanh Van Ngo and Stephane Gauger…” (full details)

“Dark Horse has announced that it will bring back the classic properties “Creepy” and “Eerie.” Along with catalog material and new titles; the plan is to mine them for film and TV development and control some merchandising rights…” (full details)