Amazon buys ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’ at Sundance for $14M

Lil Rel Howery, from left, Alice Lee, Micah Inventory, Jillian Bell, director Paul Downs Colaizzo, Michaela Watkins and Utkarsh Ambudkar pose for a portrait to promote the movie “Brittany Runs A Marathon” on the Salesforce Track Resort all the method thru the Sundance Movie Competition on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in Park Metropolis, Utah. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — In its third essential lift of the Sundance Movie Competition, Amazon Studios has got the enviornment rights for the inspirational comedy ”Brittany Runs a Marathon ” for $14 million.

Time restrict first reported the data of the acquisition Wednesday.

The movie stars Jillian Bell as an aimless 20-something who decides to open up getting her lifestyles together and educate for a marathon.

Amazon Studios has been spending unheard of on the 2019 Sundance Movie Competition, which wraps up on Feb. 3.

It also supplied the distribution rights to Mindy Kaling’s comedy “Leisurely Night,” for $13 million, and the CIA torture investigation drama “The Narrative,” starring Adam Driver and Annette Bening, for $14 million.

In previous years Amazon has had successes with Sundance buys fancy “The Immense In heart-broken health” and “Manchester By the Sea.”

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