Sundance Film News: THE HOLLARS, GOAT


The Hollars directed and starring John Krasinski has been acquired by Sony Pictures Classic following its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.


A struggling New York City artist who is forced to navigate the small middle-American town he left behind when news of his mother’s illness brings him home. When he returns, he’s immediately swept up in the problems of his dysfunctional family, high school rival and an over-eager ex-girlfriend as he faces impending fatherhood with his girlfriend in New York.

The Hollars stars John Krasinski, Margo Martindale, Richard Jenkins, Sharlto Copley, Anna Kendrick, Charlie Day, Josh Groban, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Randall Park.


Goat starring Nick Jonas has been acquired by Paramount Home Media.


It is based on a book by Brad Land and details the kidnapping and beating of a college student after a frat party. The drama examines hazing and the fraternity culture of US college.