OLD MAN: RLJE Films to Release Lucky McKee's Thriller, Starring Stephen Lang, This October
Yesterday, RLJE Films announced that they had acquired the theatrical and digital rights for Lucky McKee's upcoming thriller, Old Man. They will release the film in time for the Halloween season, in cinemas and digital on October 14th.
In OLD MAN, when a lost hiker stumbles upon an erratic old man living in the woods, he could never have imagined the nightmare that awaits.
Old Man stars the stalwart Stephen Lang. He is joined by Marc Senter, Liana Wright-Mark and Patch Darragh. McKee directed a script penned by first time scribe, Joel Veach.
Old Man will have its world premiere at Popcorn Frights Film Festival this Saturday.
RLJE FILMS NABS “OLD MAN” TO RELEASE IN THEATERS,ON DEMAND AND DIGITAL OCTOBER 14thRLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, has acquired the thriller OLD MAN from director Lucky McKee (May, All Cheerleaders Die). The screenwriting debut of Joel Veach, the film stars Stephen Lang (Avatar franchise, VFW), Marc Senter (Starry Eyes), with Liana Wright-Mark (Ocean’s 8), and Patch Darragh (“Succession”). The film will be in released In Theaters, on Demand and Digital October 14, 2022.“We’re excited to work with Lucky McKee, Stephen Lang and the film’s producing team on another project that is certain to thrill audiences,” said Mark Ward, Chief Acquisitions Officer of RLJE Films. “The incredibly talented team behind this film has entertained genre film enthusiasts over the years and OLD MAN is no exception.”In OLD MAN, when a lost hiker stumbles upon an erratic old man living in the woods, he could never have imagined the nightmare that awaits.OLD MAN was produced by Aaron B. Koontz (The Pale Door), Cameron Burns (Scare Package) and Ashleigh Snead (The Block Island Sound) on behalf of their production outlet, Paper Street Pictures. Marc Senter (Brawler) is also producing.Ward and Betsy Rodgers from RLJE Films negotiated the deal with XYZ Films on behalf of the filmmakers.