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US Theatrical Release Date for ‘The East’

TheEastAlexanderSkarsgardAlexander Skarsgård’s movie, ‘The East’ now has a U.S. theatrical release date! Check it out below!

According to Box Office Mojo.com, the US theatrical release will be on…

 Are you ready for it?

May 31, 2013


That’s not all…“The East” will be closing out the SXSW Film Festival which will be held in Austin, TX from March 8-16, 2013!

This is what they said about the film;

We’re also excited to share the final round of programming for SXSW Film 2013, including our Closing Night Film The East, from alum Zal Batmanglij, and starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skårsgard and Ellen Page.

The East
Director/Screenwriter: Zal Batmanglij, Screenwriter: Brit Marling

An operative for a private intelligence firm goes undercover to infiltrate a mysterious anarchist collective attacking major corporations. Bent on apprehending these fugitives, her loyalty is tested as her feelings grow for their charismatic leader.
Cast: Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Shiloh Fernandez, Julia Ormond, Patricia Clarkson

This is very exciting news for all of us Alex fans! This sounds like one of those MUST SEE films this year!

There’s only one problem… Who’s going to buy the drinks and popcorn? LOL

Thanks Eric & Sookie Lovers for the head’s up!