Passion played in competition at Venice and also hit Toronto this year. Entertainment One has acquired North American rights from SBS Productions and is aiming for an early 2013 release for the thriller. Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace star in a remake of the 2010 French film Love Crime, about a deadly power struggle between two women in the dog-eat-dog world of international business. Brian De Palma wrote and directed. The deal was negotiated by ICM Partners along with SBS’ Saïd Ben Saïd and eOne’s David Reckziegel and Sejin Croninger; ICM Partners also reps De Palma.
EOne Acquires Brian De Palma’s ‘Passion’
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