CBS Films announced today it has acquired U.S. rights to the action heist thriller Comancheria, which David Mackenzie is directing from a script by Sicario scribe Taylor Sheridan. Two brothers, played by Chris Pine and Ben Foster, go on a calculated bank robbery spree that puts them on a collision course with a West Texas Ranger, determined to bring them down. Jeff Bridges plays the law
Sidney Kimmel, Peter Berg (Film 44) and Julie Yorn (LBI) will produce the film with Carla Hacken and Gigi Pritzker serving as executive producers. Sidney Kimmel Entertainment developed the project with Film 44. Odd Lot recently joined SKE on the film and will co-produce and co-finance. Pic starts May 26th in New Mexico.
Sierra Affinity will be selling international rights at the Cannes Film Festival. WME Global and UTA made the deal.