Fresh off it’s world premiere at SXSW and heading to this April’s Tribeca Film festival is the new thriller Honeymoon from first time director Leigh Janiak. The film stars Games Of Thrones own Rose Leslie and Harry Treadaway (Penny Dreadful). Magnolia has announced that their division Magnet Releasing has acquired the film and expects to release it in theaters sometime this year.
Leslie and Treadaway star as young newlyweds who travel to remote lake country for their honeymoon where the promise of private romance awaits them. Shortly after arriving, Paul finds Bea wandering and disoriented in the middle of the night. As she becomes more distant and her behavior increasingly peculiar, Paul begins to suspect something more sinister than sleepwalking took place in the woods.
Honeymoon will be showcased with the rest of the horror styled films at the Tribeca Film Festival and will also be represented at this years Marché du Film in Cannes. The acquisitions of films by Magnolia at Tribeca is nothing new and Honeymoon looks to add to an already impressive roster of films on the Magnet Releasing roster. Look for more on Honeymoon soon as we get closer to an official release date.