Fox Searchlight nabbed writer-director Bart Freundlich's all-star comedy-drama, "Trust the Man," in a $6 million-$7 million deal
Comedy-drama "Trust the Man" of writer-director Bart Freundlich has been nabbed by Fox Searchlight in a $6 million-$7 million deal within hours of its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival Monday. The film division snatched North American rights and a long list of international territories, including France, Germany, Japan and Mexico.
"Trust the Man" story line tells that after all the drama, cheating, and trial separations, two men fight to save their respective relationships. The film casts include Julianne Moore, David Duchovny, Billy Crudup, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Eva Mendes and Ellen Barkin.