EXCLUSIVE: Deadline has simply heard that A24 had set theatrical launch dates for his or her fall movie pageant critically acclaimed titles, C’mon C’mon from Mike Mills on Nov. 19, and Sean Baker’s Crimson Rocket on Dec. 3.
C’mon C’mon, starring Joaquin Phoenix as a radio journalist who embarks on a cross-country journey together with his younger nephew (Woody Norman), made its world premiere at Telluride, garnering a right away 91% contemporary on Rotten Tomatoes and can proceed on to the New York Movie Pageant. The pic reteams A24 with Mills, the distributor having launched his twentieth Century Girls which noticed Mills nominated for Finest Authentic Screenplay on the 2017 Oscars. Gaby Hoffman additionally stars.
Baker is one other filmmaker to launch his newest by way of A24, the studio have distributed his The Florida Mission which earned an Oscar nomination for Willem Dafoe within the Finest Supporting Actor class. Crimson Rocket follows Mikey Saber (Simon Rex), a washed-up porn star who returns to his small Texas hometown — not that anybody actually needs him again. The pic made its world premiere at Cannes and gained the Critics Award at Deauville. It’s at the moment 96% contemporary on Rotten Tomatoes.
A24’s fall lineup consists of Lamb on Oct. 8, Memento 2 on Oct. 29, The People in theaters and on Showtime on Nov. 24 and Joel Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth in theaters on Dec. 25 and on Apple TV on Jan. 14.