‘Freaky Deaky” Foreign Rights Go to Shoreline

Sales company Shoreline picks up international rights to Charles Matthau’s “Freaky Deaky,” based on the Elmore Leonard novel

Morris Ruskin's Shoreline sales company has picked up international rights to "Freaky Deaky" following the film's sold-out premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival Sunday.

Charles Matthau's feature — he wrote, directed and produced — is based on a novel by Elmore Leonard.

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Christian Slater, Crispin Glover, Michael Jai White, Andy Dick and Billy Burke star in the story of a cop who's drawn into a dangerous tale of extortion, explosives and encounters a rich, alcoholic, powerful mogul.

The film was executive produced by George Eyde, Lou Eyde, Nathaniel Eyde, Robert Cantrell, Steven Berez, Donald Zuckerman and Lee Greenberg.

Paradigm is handling North American rights.