ITN Distribution, Inc. has acquired North American rights to the action / thriller BLACK ROSE starring international action star Alexander Nevsky. Written by Brent Huff (Chasing Beauty) and George Saunders (The Hunt for Red October), the film was directed by Nevsky (Showdown in Manila).  He stars in the movie along with Kristanna Loken (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), Adrian Paul (Highlander: Endgame), Robert Davi (Expendables 3) and Matthias Hues (Dark Angel). ITN Distribution will be releasing BLACK ROSE in theaters on April 28, 2017.  ITN Distribution’s President Stuart Alson made the announcement.

“We’re excited to bring this action-filled thriller to the big screen,” said Alson.  “The film leads audiences to many twists and turns, sending them on a thrilling ride.”

A Russian Police Major (Alexander Nevsky) is enlisted by the LAPD to help solve a series of gruesome murders perpetrated against young women by a sadistic sociopathic killer on the mean streets of Hollywood.

Alexander Nevsky is a former Mr. Universe and an established movie star in Russia. He is based in Los Angeles and his credits include “Moscow Heat,” “Undisputed,” “Treasure Raiders,” “Somewhere” and the upcoming “Maximum Impact.” Nevsky represents Russia as a member of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

BLACK ROSE is produced by Nevsky through his production company Hollywood Storm and is executive produced by Sheldon Lettich (Max) and Robert Madrid (Half Past Dead 2).

Alson negotiated the deal on behalf of ITN Distribution along with Alexander Nevsky on behalf of the filmmakers. BLACK ROSE is a theatrical box office hit in Russia/CIS, film’s foreign rights sold to 22 countries already.