Image Entertainment has acquired North American rights to Adam Egypt Mortimer’s Some Kind Of Hate, the Caliber Media horror pic written by Mortimer and Brian DeLeeuw. Ronen Rubinstein and Disney Channel stars Sierra McCormick and Grace Phipps topline with Spencer Breslin, Lexi Atkins, Noah Segan and Michael Polish. It just premiered over the weekend at the Stanley Film Festival in Colorado.
The plot centers on a troubled teen (Rubenstein) who’s subjected to severe bullying. He accidentally conjures Moira Karp (McCormick), a teenage girl pushed to commit suicide by bullies years ago who is now a vengeful and unstoppable force on a mission of gruesome retribution.
Dallas Sonnier, Jack Heller, Amanda Mortimer and Gabriella Revilla Lugo produced. The deal was made by Caliber’s Sonnier and Heller on behalf of the filmmakers and chief acquisitions officer Mark Ward on behalf of RLJE/Image Entertainment.