Bleecker Street Lands Alzheimer’s Drama ‘What They Had’ Starring Hilary Swank & Michael Shannon

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Bleecker Street has acquired North American distribution rights to What They Had, a family drama from first-time writer-director Elizabeth Chomko. The pic stars Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon, Blythe Danner, Robert Forster and Taissa Farmiga and just wrapped production in Chicago and Los Angeles. A 2018 release is planned. Based on Chomko’s Nicholl-winning screenplay, What They Had centers on Bridget (Swank), who returns home to Chicago at the urging of her brother…