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Phase 4 and Samuel Goldwyn Partner for 'Goodbye Word' Starring Kid Cudi and Gaby Hoffmann

By James Hiler | Indiewire October 21, 2013 at 2:52PM

Samuel Goldwyn Films and Phase 4 Films have partnered up to distribute "Goodbye World." The film which screened in competition at the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival and features a large cast of notable stars including Adrian Grenier ("Entourage"), Gaby Hoffmann ("Louie"), Ben McKenzie ("Southland"), and rapper Kid Cudi is planned to be released next Spring.
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Goodbye world

Samuel Goldwyn Films and Phase 4 Films have partnered up to distribute "Goodbye World" in the US. The film, which screened in competition at the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival and features a large cast of notable stars including Adrian Grenier ("Entourage"), Gaby Hoffmann ("Louie"), Ben McKenzie ("Southland") and rapper Kid Cudi, is set to open next Spring. 

"Goodbye World is a unique apocalyptic movie about what happens between a cataclysmic event and the trials of survival to come in the new world -- that time when you decide who you will stand with and who you will fight," said director Denis Henry Hennelly.

The official plot synopsis:

James and Lily live off the grid, raising their young daughter in a cocoon of comfort and sustainability. When a mysterious mass text ripples its way across the country, triggering a crippling, apocalyptic cyber attack, their home transitions from sheltered modern oasis to a fortress for the estranged old friends that show up at their door for protection and community. The unexpected reunion--abundant with revelry and remembrances, generously enhanced by organic wine and weed--is quickly undermined by the slights of the past, the spark of lingering flirtations and the threat of a locally grown new world order.  

Watch a clip of "Goodbye World" below:


This article is related to: Rights, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Goodbye World, Phase 4 Films, Adrian Grenier, Acquisitions






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