By Cristina A. Gonzalez | Indiewire May 9, 2013 at 1:54PM
"Cockneys vs Zombies," the UK comedy from director Matthias Hoene, has been acquired by Shout! Factory and will receive a simultaneous theatrical and VOD release August 2.
"Cockneys vs Zombies" follows a gang of bank robbers who fight their way out of a zombie-infested London. The film stars Harry Treadaway, Georgia King, Honor Blackman, Alan Ford, Michelle Ryan, Rasmus Hardiker, Jack Doolan, Dudley Sutton and Richard Briers.
The film will be released theatrically by Shout Factory in conjunction with The Film Collective, Dada Films and Brainstorm. It will have its VOD rollout through Shout Factory.
Shout! Factory’s founders stated, “We look forward to presenting this highly entertaining film to North American movie fans in theaters and on VOD. The stylish cinematic quality and talented cast make this a perfect addition to our growing library of new exciting films.”