Brad Pitt’s “Killing Them Softly” release date moved to Nov 30

Brad Pitt’s “Killing Them Softly” release date moved to Nov 30

PanARMENIAN.Net - Taking advantage of a sliver of daylight in the Oscar season release corridor, The Weinstein Company has moved from an October 19 to a November 30 release on Killing Them Softly, the Andrew Dominik-directed crime drama that stars Brad Pitt, Scoot McNairy, James Gandolfini, Richard Jenkins and Ray Liotta.

Pitt plays an enforcer who investigates a heist in a mob-sponsored card game.

It is a smart move because the film was going against October 19 openers Paranormal Activity 4 and Alex Cross, the Rob Cohen-directed reboot of the James Patterson series that stars Tyler Perry. Right now, the film goes against the Nicolas Cage/John Cusack thriller The Frozen Ground and not much else. It also puts Pitt closer to the Oscar mix, Deadline said.

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