Cannes: Neon and Vice Buy U.S. Rights to Harmony Korine’s ‘The Beach Bum’
Original story at IndieWire• 7 mentions • 3 months ago
IndieWire 3 months ago
Neon and Vice have prebought U.S. rights to Harmony Korine’s “The Beach Bum.” The movie marks Korine’s first feature since 2012’s “Spring Breakers,” which took in more than $31 million at the worldwide box office. READ MORE: The Cannes Film Festival Buyers Guide: Who’s Buying the Movies You’ll Watch “The Beach Bum” is a comedy that follows the misadventures of Moondog (Matthew McConaughey), a “rebellious and lovable rogue who lives life large.” Korine will write and direct the movie, which begins shooting this fall for a 2018 theatrical release. “We’ve been huge fans of the singularly talented Harmony Korine for ...