The studio’s home entertainment arm has picked up UK rights to the WWII satire. Vertigo Films will release the puppet cartoon theatrically on October 8th. Ewan McGregor voices the hero with Rosamund Pike, Tom Wilkinson, Stephen Merchant, Alan Cumming, Richard E Grant, Timothy Spall, Dominic West, Richard Griffiths, Richard O’Brien and Brit TV comedian Sanjeev Bhaskar doing other voices. Jackboots On Whitehall, tubthumped as Team America meets Inglorious Basterds, opens Raindance Film Festival on September 29th and the San Francisco International Animation Festival on November 11th. Here’s the trailer:
Sony UK Acquires 'Jackboots On Whitehall'
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