Saban Films Acquires Mafia Drama MOB TOWN Starring David Arquette

Saban Films has announcedy that they have acquired U.S. distribution rights to Danny A. Abeckaser’s Mob Town starring David Arquette (ScreamNever Been Kissed), Jennifer Esposito (CrashThe Affair) Robert Davi (The Expendables 3Die Hard), PJ Byrne (Green Book, Big Little Lies) and Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Entourage, The Sopranos) along with Abeckaser (The Irishman, First We Take Brooklyn).  Previously titled ApalachinMob Town was written by Jon Carlo and Joe Gilford, and is produced by Abeckaser’s 2B Films. The feature is slated for a Summer 2019 release.

Based in 1957, Mob Town follows local trooper Ed Croswell (Arquette) as he foils mobsters Vito Genovese (Davi) and Joseph Barbara’s (Abeckaser) mafia summit in the rural town of Apalachin, New York. Croswell’s actions exposed the mob to the American public and changed the face of law enforcement forever.