Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban's Magnolia Pictures have acquired North American rights to "Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me," Drew DeNicola and Oliva Mori's documentary about the beloved '70s rock band Big Star.
The deal was negotiated by Magnolia senior VP of acquisitions Dori Begley with Josh Braun of Submarine. Magnolia, which released the Bob Marley documentary "Marley" in the spring of 2012, plans a theatrical release later this year.
Mori and Danielle McCarthy produced the film, which DeNicola and Mori directed. John Fry, founder of Memphis' Ardent Studios, executive produced with Gill Holland and David Armillei.