‘Lion’ For Thanksgiving? Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman & Rooney Mara Star In Awards Hopeful – Specialty B.O. Preview

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The Weinstein Company is looking to Thanksgiving weekend for the initial release of Garth Davis' Toronto and Hamptons feature Lion. Starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman and Rooney Mara, the pic is adapted from a memoir by its subject. The weekend's widest specialty rollout will be Reliance Entertainment's Hindi-language Dear Zindagi starring Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan. IFC Films, meanwhile, is opening French filmmaker Lucile Hadžihalilović's mystery-thriller Évolution