Alice Eve, Bryan Cranston, and Logan Marshall-Green star in director Tze Chun’s Cold Comes The Night, which Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions picked up for domestic and international. Chun (Children of Invention) co-wrote and directed the pic about a motel owner (Eve) taken hostage by a nearly blind criminal (Cranston) as he attempts to retrieve a cash package from a dirty cop (Marshall-Green). Osgood Perkins and Nick Simon co-scripted. Syncopated Films’ Mynette Louie and Sasquatch Films’ Trevor Sagan are producers. Scott Halle, Rick Rosenthal, Nick Morton, Jacob Pechenik, and Ali Jazayeri exec produced. Three Point Capital, Whitewater Films, and Cherry Sky Films backed the project which is in post with SPWA’s VP Production Lauren Craniotes overseeing.
UTA Independent Film Group and Andre Des Rochers of Gray Krauss Stratford Des Rochers LLP negotiated the deal on behalf of the filmmakers with SPWA’s Michael Helfand. Chun is repped by WME. Eve is repped by Untitled Entertainment, UTA and Independent Talent. Cranston is repped by UTA. Marshall-Green is repped by 3 Arts and CAA. Cold Comes The Night is set for a September 20 UK release. Here’s the trailer: