Apple Scores Martin Scorsese’s ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’

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Source: Simon & Schuster Australia

Apple has scored movie producer Martin Scorsese’s next film, Killers of the Flower Moon, featuring Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio. In another report from Deadline, the star-studded film will be an Apple masterpiece, with Paramount set to circulate Killers of the Flower Moon theatrically around the world.

Paramount initially obtained the project years back from Imperative Entertainment, however as of late permitted Scorsese and DiCaprio’s administrator Rick Yorn to search for potential agents. As indicated by sources acquainted with the issue, the studio was concerned that its $180 to $200 million USD following assessment credits from Oklahoma would deflect offers. In any case, once Yorn took it to the market, about every significant studio from MGM to Universal and streaming giants like Netflix and Apple were hoping to procure the film.


Source: World of Reel

The arrangement with Apple implies that the tech mammoth will finance and go about as the creative studio, definitely turning into the biggest film title so far for the Cupertino organization. Scorsese will likewise get the advantage of having Paramount disperse the film theatrically. Apple also scored Tom Hanks’ new WWII film Greyhound, demonstrating that the organization is proceeding to support its Apple TV+ yield.

Scorsese’s next film is based on David Grann’s award winning 2017 true to life book Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, which recounts to the account of a progression of murders of Osage Native Americans in the mid 1920s after the revelation of monstrous oil stores underneath Osage Nation lands. The secret follows the recently shaped FBI’s examination of the homicides and the possible preliminary and conviction of U.S. cattleman and killer William Hale.

Killers of the Flower Moon will see Scorsese, DiCaprio, and De Niro joining for the first time because on an undertaking. DiCaprio and De Niro also cooperated on 1993’s This Boy’s Life.