The Assassination of Richard Nixon: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Indie distributor ThinkFilm sealed a deal Monday to acquire the Sean Penn-Naomi Watts starrer The Assassination of Richard Nixon two weeks before the film is slated to make its North American premiere September 13th at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Also starring Don Cheadle and Jack Thompson, "Nixon" is based on the true story of Samuel Bicke (Penn), a bitter man who blames the president for the unraveling of his own American dream and hatches a terrorist plot. "Nixon" was directed by Niels Mueller, who co-wrote the screenplay with Kevin Kennedy.