The source added that Lionsgate was happy to sell the film back in order to give Travolta and producers the opportunity to rollout the movie as they wanted.
"Unfortunately, the reports were speculation bordering on fake news", the actor told Deadline. The movie - which centers around the activities of the Italian Mafia - was canceled just ten days before it hit theaters because of, in Travolta's words, "fake news".
John Travolta headlines the film, along with Kelly Preston, William DeMeo.
A long-planned new biopic of NY mob boss John Gotti has been pulled from release two weeks before it was set to be released in the US. "I invited his group, they saw it and bought it", Travolta said. No word yet on why Lionsgate chose to drop the movie, but stay tuned... "They said no, twice, and I literally begged them to reconsider and they finally and generously let it go", Travolta continued to Deadline.
Travolta says he found a partner in Edward Wilson, who has produced films like Woody Allen's "Cafe Society" and "Wonder Wheel". Our mistake was we should have said something right then, and discussed our plan for the film.
"All these reports are saying the studio "dropped" Gotti and John Travolta, that's 100 percent false", says the film's executive producer Keya Morgan. "We didn't anticipate this speculation that is so grossly wrong", he told the outlet. Travolta said there was "something humane" about Gotti, and that the theme of the movie is how a leader acts when fronting an organization which is expected to behave ostentatiously.
Nevertheless, Walson believes it's "a big movie-star film, with a multi-dimensional, iconic character portrayed by one of the great multi-talented actors. We are hoping to take this movie to Cannes; it's a movie star film that deserves the glitter of Cannes, and then a wide release shortly thereafter".
The nasal spray vaccine that has been available in recent years is no longer considered effective and is not available. Although it is relatively early in this flu season, influenza activity in SC at this point has been higher than normal.
Severe gales and snow showers have caused travel disruption, school closures and power cuts as Storm Caroline sweeps in to the UK. Forecasting snow showers in the United Kingdom can be quite challenging as conditions are often borderline between rain and snow.
He added that even then, it would only apply if Trump Jr. and his father had the same attorney, which they reportedly do not . In either case, it could be some time before the matter is resolved while the rest of the investigation moves forward.
Sony also announced that the PlayStation Experience 2017 will be hosting panels for other anticipated game titles for next year. According to the details, Sony has Sold more than 70 Million PS4 Consoles and 2 Million VR Headsets.
Defense lawyers for Garcia Zarate said Monday they will appeal the state charge for which he was convicted. If convicted, he could face up to 10 years in a federal prison, according to the Department of Justice.
Starbucks is exploring "a range of options" for delivery, said Mr Johnson, who declined to specify when the service might begin. A Starbucks "partner" makes a siphon brew in the new Starbucks Roastery in Shanghai, China.
Schmidt said he had only himself to blame and that his loyalty to Volkswagen allowed him to be "misused" by the company. VW used sophisticated software to cheat emissions rules on almost 600,000 USA vehicles and 100,000 in Canada.
The Stories Archive is linked to your Post Archive and you can switch between the two when you're feeling nostalgic. Instagram Stories Highlights and Stories Archives will be rolling out to iOS and Android users on Tuesday.
USS Callister is the most eye-catching new episode given its vibrant colour palette and clear Star Trek influence. Basically, it sounds like a technological based version of The Lobster , coming from director Tim Van Patten .
Both entertainment outlets confirm the two now plan on bringing a writers room together for Paramount to flush things out. But clearly, adding Tarantino's cache to the Trek franchise would be a major coup for Paramount.
Puigdemont and the others could be put on trial if brought back to Madrid from Brussels. Puigdemont would be arrested if he went to Spain, he said.
Pak to give visa to Jadhav's mother, wife: Sushma Swaraj
This will be the first time that an Indian will be allowed to meet Mr Jadhav, 47, after his imprisonment in Pakistan past year . Pakistan had so far denied consular access to the Indian spy despite India's repeated requests stating that he is a spy.
3 dead, 15 hurt in New Mexico high school shooting
Christesen said the shooter also died, but it is unknown whether the suspect was among the three confirmed deaths. The city of Aztec is located in the northwest corner of New Mexico and has a population of almost 7,000 people.
Bridge Constructor Portal is exactly what it sounds like
Versions for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will follow next year, according to the announcement from Headup Games. Bridge Constructor Portal will be released on December 20 for PC, MacOS and Linux as well as smartphones.
Cubs Sign Tyler Chatwood to 3-Year Deal
He finished with a 4.69 ERA while moving in and out of the starting rotation, and his 77 walks were fourth-highest in the majors. On Thursday, the Cubs announced that they've signed pitcher Tyler Chatwood to a three-year deal through the 2020 season.
Eating cheese every day may help to protect heart health
Those who ate more cheese had a 10% lower risk of having a stroke and were 14% less likely to developing coronary heart disease. Overconsumption, however, can trigger high cholesterol and increase risk of heart disease due to high levels of saturated fat.
Extra Hot or Extra Shot? GM Offers In-Car Shopping
Auto owners don't need a vehicle data plan to use Marketplace and GM says the system adheres to distracted driving guidelines. Interestingly, GM says Marketplace will let you make purchases while driving using your car's touchscreen.
Trump calls on Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade
Following Saleh's death, the Saudi-led coalition was reported to have blitzed Sanaa with an intensified campaign of airstrikes. The war and blockade has plunged Yemen into a major humanitarian disaster, leaving 20 million people in need of aid.