April 27, 2018, ‘Traffik’, a thriller written and directed by Deon Cole hits the big screen. Acquired by Lionsgate’s Codeblack Films, the movie follows a couple on what begins as a romantic weekend.
Starring Omar Epps and Paula Patton, ‘Traffik’ tells the tale of a couple who travel to a peaceful mountaneous terrain for a cozy cabin getaway only find themselves trapped, fighting against a group of malicious sex traffickers all while struggling to survive.
Codeblack Films a division of Lionsgate, behind movies such as ‘All Eyes On Me’ brings ‘Traffik’ to theaters. Produced by Taylor’s, Hidden Empire Film Group, partners include Roxanne Avent, Robert F. Smith and Paula Patton’s company Third Eye Productions. ‘Traffik’ is executively produced by Mark Burg of Primary Wave Entertainment.
“Deon Taylor is an iconic storyteller and master of the thriller genre whose films fit right in the sweet spot of the original, exciting, and premium quality entertainment with which we are super-serving our audiences.” says Jeff Clanagan, CEO and president of Codeblack Films who founded the company back in 2012.
Lead by Omar Epps and Paula Patton, ‘Traffik’ also hosts the talents of Roselyn Sanchez, Missi Pyle, William Fichtner, Laz Alonso and Luke Goss.