Great news! A film we've been following for quite some time now (see Vanessa's review HERE; as well as her interview with director Mischa Webley HERE), will see a theatrical release before heading to home video platforms.
Mark your calendars – March 15th for the theatrical, courtesy of RBC Film Group and Alternate Ending Studios.
Congrats to Mr Webley and company! The release is perfectly timed to take advantage of lead Chadwick Boseman's star-turn as Jackie Robinson in the upcoming 42.
The full details of the pickup and release hot off the presses, via press release below:
(LOS ANGELES, CA—February 14, 2013) RBC Film Group and Alternate Ending Studios brings Writer/Director, Mischa Webley's, gripping atmospheric thriller "The Kill Hole" to theaters beginning March 15th. Starring Chadwick Boseman (Jackie Robinson in the upcoming "42"), Billy Zane ("Titanic"), Tory Kittles ("Sons of Anarchy"), and Peter Greene ("Pulp Fiction").
"The Kill Hole," is also an official selection at the 2013 Pan African Film Festival screening in Los Angeles on February 16th & 17th before it's March theatrical run. "The Kill Hole" has garnered awards at festivals around the country including winning the New Jersey International Film Festival and the film was also an Official Selection at the prestigious Santa Barbara International Film Festival. "The Kill Hole" soundtrack, will also be available on iTunes this spring.
Chadwick Boseman makes his film debut in "The Kill Hole." His next project this spring is "42" out April 12th where he portrays the legendary Jackie Robinson. "The Kill Hole" also includes riveting scenes of veterans in support groups, utilizing real life veterans to portray themselves in these scenes.
"Working with actual veterans in this movie was both humbling and inspiring. Their accounts of brotherhood and duty, mixed with the evil disappointments of war forever broadened my view of humanity." states star Chadwick Boseman.
"The Kill Hole" follows Chadwick Boseman as Lt. Samuel Drake, a troubled vet who is plagued by his actions while he was deployed in Iraq. Set against the backdrop of the beautiful Pacific Northwest wilderness, "The Kill Hole" tells the haunting story of one man forced to confront his violent past, and the uneasy bond he forms with the mysterious assassin he must confront in his quest for redemption.
"It was an eye-opening experience to recreate the world of combat veterans and I'm excited to bring this timely project to a wider audience." Shared Director Mischa Webley.
"The Kill Hole" was produced by Zach Hagen and Jason Krawczyk, on behalf of Alternate Ending Studios and Executive Produced by Brian Shafton, Ben Grossi and Mike Regen from RBC Film Group. Adrienne Stern cast "The Kill Hole." The deal was negotiated by Robert Lieberman of Fischbach, Perlstein, Lieberman & Almond on behalf of RBC Film Group and by Evan Krauss of Gray Krauss Stratford Des Rochers LLP on behalf of Alternate Ending Studios. Sales rep for the film was Brandon Baker of Baker Productions & Representation. Osiris is handling foreign sales. For additional information on "The Kill Hole" go to http://www.thekillholemovie.com/