Highland Film Group has sold UK rights to Arrow Films for Terminal, Vaughn Stein’s sexy noir thriller starring Academy Award nominee Margot Robbie (I, Tonya, The Wolf of Wall Street), Simon Pegg (Star Trek, Shaun of the Dead), Mike Myers (Austin Powers), Max Irons (The White Queen), Dexter Fletcher (Kick Ass, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels) and Nick Moran (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels) it was announced today by Highland CEO Arianne Fraser and Arrow Films CEO Alex Agran. The highly anticipated thriller will be released this summer in the UK and Ireland.
The UK deal was negotiated by Highland Film Group’s Arianne Fraser and Arrow Films’ Acquisitions Director Tom Stewart. Highland Film Group is handling worldwide and domestic rights on the film.
Tom Stewart added: “Arrow Films are incredibly thrilled to be bringing Terminal to UK and Irish audiences this summer. We’re also delighted to be again working with everyone at Highland along with all the incredible talent involved. This exceptionally cool piece of Action- Noir is perfectly set to delight a wide audience!”
Director, Vaughn Stein commented “I am delighted to be working with Arrow on the UK release of Terminal. They are an innovative, creative and ambitious company held in the highest regard; a perfect partner for Terminal. Tom and the Arrow team share our passion and vision for the film, and we are very excited to bring it to the UK audience this summer”
In the dark heart of a sprawling, anonymous city, Terminal follows the twisting tales of two assassins carrying out a sinister mission, a teacher battling a fatal illness, an enigmatic janitor and a curious waitress leading a dangerous double life. Murderous consequences unravel in the dead of night as their lives all intertwine at the hands of a mysterious criminal mastermind hell-bent on revenge.
Terminal was produced by Robbie alongside Tom Ackerley (I, Tonya) and Josey McNamara (Dreamland) under their LuckyChap Entertainment banner, David Barron (Harry Potter) of BeaglePug, Highland Film Group’s Arianne Fraser (Barely Lethal), Molly Hassell (The Trust), and Teun Hilte (The White King).