According to The Hollywood Reporter, Canada’s Entertainment One has secured all U.K. rights to The 4Th Reich which is said to begin filming this May in the U.K.
No release details have been made available at this time, but it is good to know that this one does have a home in the U.K.
The film is set to star Sean Pertwee, Tom Savini, Jason Flemyng, Craig Conway and Doug Bradley.
Synopsis: “During the early hours of June 6th 1944 a bloody but victorious offensive took place in occupied Western Europe that would claim thousands of lives. Codenamed ‘Operation Overlord’ the armies of the combined allied forces would begin their long push to Berlin, with the aim of bringing down the despised Nazi regime.
But the chilling realities of Hitler’s true intentions are exposed, to create a force that can never be beaten, a 4th Reich – The New World Order. A team of Nazi doctors and scientists were charged with generating a superior race. Their experiments and research would produce unspeakable evil and change the face of humanity forever.
A small select brigade of soldiers from the British 3rd Infantry Division, under the command of the battle hardened Captain Bathurst embark on a dangerous quest to liberate Europe. Fighting their way through the French countryside, villages and war ravaged towns. Every advance they discover increasingly strange events until they reach an abandoned research facility where the true horrors begin.”