PRESS AND MEDIA

'Canal Street' Sold to Smith Global for January Release

Variety

Smith Global Media has bought worldwide rights to the legal drama “Canal Street,” starring Bryshere Gray (“Empire”) and Mykelti Williamson. The film will open in North America on Jan. 18 over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend. The film screened at the American Black Film Festival. “Canal Street” is directed, co-written and produced by Rhyan LaMarr with producing partner Christopher Jennings under the Red Guerrilla banner. The cast includes Mekhi Phifer (“Divergent”), Woody McClain, Lance Reddick, and Kevin Quinn. Read More.

Ethan Hawke-Noomi Rapace Thriller 'Stockholm' Nabbed by Smith Global Media

The Hollywood Reporter

Smith Global Media has picked up U.S. distribution rights to the Ethan Hawke- and Noomi Rapace-starrer Stockholm, a thriller from director Robert Budreau based on the true story of a 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis in Stockholm. Read More.

Some Secrets are better left Buried in Dan Glaser’s Adventure-Thriller ‘Valley of Bones’ (Trailer)

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“You want to know how the dig went? It was a total disaster.” In ‘Valley of Bones’ Anna, a single mother and paleontologist, and McCoy, a meth-addicted oil worker, form an unlikely bond as they both struggle to make amends for their criminal pasts. Their hopes lay in the form of a monumental T. rex fossil, the discovery potentially worth millions. Read More.

First Valley Of Bones Trailer Looks Bloody, Tense And Cool

Cinema Blend

If history has taught us anything (on the silver screen, at least), it’s that unearthing dinosaur bones usually leads to trouble. The Jurassic Park franchise made a mint in exploiting the dangers of resurrecting ancient creatures, and now a new thriller from director Dan Glaser is milking tension out of an archeological dig turned deadly. Check out the new trailer for Valley of Bones, whose worldwide distribution rights were recently acquired by Smith Global Media.  Read More.

‘Valley Of Bones’ Latest To Land At Smith Global Media

Deadline

Smith Global Media has acquired worldwide rights to Valley of Bones, a Western crime thriller directed by Dan Glaser and starring Autumn Reeser, Steven Molony and Rhys Coiro. The newbie distributor run by Harry Smith plans a September theatrical release. Read More.

Smith Global Media Acquires Distribution Rights to ‘Gnome Alone’ and ‘Charming’

Animation World Network

Moving to build out its release slate, newly-minted theatrical film distribution company Smith Global Media has added two animated family movies to its burgeoning slate, acquiring distribution rights to Gnome Alone and CharmingRead More.

Smith Global Media Nabs Animated Features 'Charming,' 'Gnome Alone'

The Hollywood Reporter

The acquisition news comes a few days after Smith Global Media closed a multiyear distribution agreement with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Read More.

Smith Global Media acquires 'Gnome Alone', 'Charming'

Screen Daily

Wide theatrical releases planned for 3QU Media family films. Smith Global Media, the theatrical distribution company run by Will Smith’s brother Harry Smith, has added the animated family features Gnome Alone and Charming to its slate. Read More.

“Believe” Partners with Smith Global Media & Power of 3

Reach Your City

“I am delighted to team with Billy Dickson, Ryan O’Quinn, and the passionate team behind Believe…We are extremely excited to bring wholesome family entertainment appealing to every genre, to audiences everywhere, this holiday season” said Harry Smith, owner of Smith Global MediaRead More.

Smith Global Media Signs Distribution Deal With Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety Article

Smith Global Media is bringing compelling, high-quality films to the marketplace,” said Ben Means, senior VP Strategic Partnerships for Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. “The strength of this slate will resonate with consumers globally in the home entertainment window on physical and digital platforms and beyond.” Read More.

Smith Global Media Signs Distribution Deal With Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Digital Media Wire

Variety reports: “Recently launched theatrical distribution company Smith Global Media and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have signed a distribution agreement for upcoming SGM releases through 2020. The pact includes… Read More.

Believe Receives GOLD Film of the Year 2016 Award

The Christian Film Review

Believe is a wonderful, heart warming and inspirational film, one of the most exciting and best Christmas films to date that will have you laughing and on the edge of your seat with a message of faith and social change, it may prompt you to look at Christmas a little differently this year.”  Read More.

Newbie Smith Global Media Acquires Animated Pics ‘Gnome Alone’ & ‘Charming’

Dead Line

Fresh off inking a home entertainment deal at Sony, Smith Global Media plans a late 2017 theatrical bow for Gnome Alone and a Q2 2018 release for Charming. Smith said the dual acquisition “enhances our company’s position in the marketplace and illustrates our desire to be the home for the most acclaimed independent films worldwide.” Read More.