Julianne Moore’s Awards Vehicle ‘Still Alice’ Gets Oscar-Qualifying Release in December

Sony Pictures Classic will put the film in theaters for one week in NY and LA, then go wide in January

Last Updated: September 26, 2014 @ 8:49 AM

Sony Pictures Classic is making sure that Julianne Moore gets that shot at finally nabbing an Oscar.

Also read: Sony Classics’ Toronto Pickup of ‘Still Alice’ Puts Julianne Moore in the Oscar Race

The corporate-owned art house distributor will release “Still Alice,” the drama that features Moore as a college professor with early-onset Alzheimer’s, in theaters in New York and Los Angeles for a week in December. The distributor will then give the film a more normal release on January 16.

“Still Alice,” written and directed by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland, was acquired by SPC after its Toronto premiere.

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