Magnolia Acquires Yonkers Joe
Mon, 10 Nov 2008 10:03:53
Magnolia Pictures has acquired the rights to Yonkers Joe, a family/heist drama starring Chazz Palminteri and Christine Lahti.
The film follows a Vegas-based dice hustler played by Palminteri who is on the cusp of a big score, only to have his life complicated by the emergence of his mentally challenged son, played by Tom Guiry. Magnolia picked up the film via the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival. The film will be released on VOD platforms on December 5 and will hit select theaters on January 9 of next year.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff