Arclight Films closes deals on 'Assimilate'

From Screen Daily: Gary Hamilton’s Arclight Films has announced a raft of sales on Cam Gigandet and Joel Courtney bodysnatcher sci-fi thriller Assimilate

Assimilate, about youngsters who use their web series to alert the outside world that aliens are killing and replacing their fellow small town residents, has gone to Splendid Film for Benelux, Germany, and Switzerland.

Rights have also gone in Latin America (Gussi), Japan (Fine Films), Malaysia and Thailand (Logo Motion Pictures), Greece (Spentzos), and Vietnam (Vietnam Mango Films). Gravitas Ventures will release the film in the US theatrically and on VOD on May 24.

John Murlowski directed from a screenplay he wrote with Steven Palmer Peterson. William Fay and John Murlowski produced. The cast includes Andi Matichak and Calum Worthy.

So a few years ago I had the immense pleasure of filming #AssimilateMovie with my dear friends @calumworthy and @andimatichak. AND ITS COMING OUT!!!!! It’s doing a limited release in theaters, so the easiest way to get it will definitely be on iTunes. AAAAND guess what? I already put that link out on my bio. So go check it out and watch it on the 24th if this month!!!! 😱 #beyondexcited
Joel Courtney