TITLE

'105' heats up Overture

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/3/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the partneship of Overture Films with Echo Lake Productions for the film "105 Degrees and Rising," which is set against the backdrop of the 1975 fall of Saigon, Vietnam. Jon Amiel will direct the script by William M. Akers. Echo Lake developed the project with Amiel and brought it to Overture in 2006.
ACCESSION #
24676358

 

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