ARC Entertainment acquired US rights to the crime thriller Phantom Halo. It’s directed by Antonia Bogdanovich, the daughter of helmer Peter Bogdanovich, and she wrote it with Anne Heffron. Pic stars Maze Runner‘s Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Rebecca Romijn, Luke Kleintank, Sebastian Roché, Tobin Bell and Clare Grant. ARC Entertainment will be releasing the film on VOD and in theaters on June 19, 2015. ARC Entertainment’s Scott Moesta, made the deal with Michael E. Morales repping the filmmakers.
Brodie-Sangster and Kleintank play brothers who struggle as their father (Roché) gambles and drinks away any money they bring home. With all the havoc that is constantly going on in their lives, the family members each find solace in his own way, through Shakespeare, comic books and impossible love affairs. When one brother gets into counterfeiting to pay his father’s debts, they face a major crisis. William Blaylock, Peter Bogdanovich, Brian Espinosa and Gabriella Revilla Lugo produce and Anna Thea Bogdanovich and Amanda Mortimer are co-producers.