Weinstein Co is apparently close to landing a distribution deal for the latest Macbeth film based on William Shakespeare's work starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard.
reports that Weinstein Co and Fox Searchlight have been fighting over who will land the picture the last month.
Snowtown director Justin Kurzel helms from the screenplay by Jacob Koskoff and Todd Louiso.
Iain Canning and Emile Sherman produce.
Fassbender is up next in Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave
alongside Chiwetel Ejiofor and Brad Pitt and Ridley Scott's The Counselor
, also with Pitt as well as Javier Bardem, Cameron Diaz and Penélope Cruz.
Cotillard can be seen with Clive Owen, Billy Crudup, James Caan and Mila Kunis in Blood Ties
, as well as The Immigrant
with Jeremy Renner and Joaquin Phoenix.