Paramount, Momentum Seal Distribution Pact

Studio to handle six films from British indie’s slate.

Last Updated: October 22, 2009 @ 12:06 PM

Paramount Pictures International and U.K. distributor Momentum Pictures have signed a six-picture  deal that will see Paramount handling the nuts and bolts of releasing Momentum’s slate theatrically, while Momentum will continue to handle marketing and publicity.

The first pic to be released out of the Paramount-Momentum alliance will be the Film Dept.’s "Law Abiding Citizen" in the U.K. on Nov. 27.