Bleecker Street announced it has secured U.S. distribution rights to Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s true-life story, MEGAN LEAVEY, from LD Entertainment for a June 9, 2017 release. The film is based on the life of Leavey (Kate Mara), a young marine corporal in the K9 unit whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq.
source: Bleecker Street
Tom Felton plays Andrew Dean, a veteran dog handler. (we reported here)
photo credit: Tom Felton
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