Warner Independent Pictures bought the rights to the thriller/drama, Funny Games from Michael Haneke.
The flick is Haneke's English-language debut, and a remake of his 1997 film (of the same name) Funny Games. Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt, Brady Corbet and Devon Gearhart star in the film. Variety adds Watts is serving as executive producer on the movie that follows two deeply disturbed young men who take a family hostage in a vacation home invasion.
The Funny Games remake is currently shooting in New York.