Director Chadd Harbold’s dark comedy Revenge for Jolly! has been picked up for US and Canadian distribution by Atlas Independent. Revenge for Jolly! had its premiere at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival and marks the first acquisition by the newly-formed affiliate company of Charles Roven’s Atlas Entertainment. Brian Petsos co-wrote the script and stars with Oscar Isaac; Elijah Wood, Adam Brody, Ryan Phillippe, and Kristen Wiig cameo.
The film follows a man (Petsos) who, with the help of his cousin (Isaac), seeks to avenge the death of his beloved dog, who was killed under confusing and suspicious circumstances. The two men follow a series of clues in an attempt to track down the dog’s murderer, leaving a path of destruction in their wake.