‘Smashed’ Acquired by Sony Pictures Classics

Mary Elizabeth Winstead stars as a teacher who decides to kick her drinking habit.
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‘Smashed’ Acquired by Sony Pictures Classics

Mary Elizabeth Winstead's Smashed is acquired by Sony Pictures Classics Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the critically-acclaimed Sundance drama Smashed for theatrical distribution. It isn't clear when the studio plans to release the drama.

Smashed centers on Kate (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), an alcoholic school teacher who decides to try and get sober. Aaron Paul also stars as her husband, Charlie, with Octavia Spencer, Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally, Mary Kay Place, Kyle Gallner, Bree Turner also star.

James Ponsoldt directed Smashed from a screenplay he co-wrote with Susan Burke. Jonathan Schwartz and Andrea Sperling produced Smashed, and received a Grand Jury Prize and Sundance for producing both Smashed and Nobody Walks.

Smashed was released October 12th, 2012.

Sources:The Wrap

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  • Number1Wolverine • 3 years ago

    Sounds like your run of the mill story, but I like Mary so I will support.

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    • moviemaniac66 • 3 years ago

      I heard that Mary Elizabeth Winstead was fantastic in this film. Glad to see that the film was picked up. I want to see how good her performance is.

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