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‘Drinking Buddies’ picked up for distribution

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“Drinking Buddies,” the Joe Swanberg film starring Olivia Wilde and Jake Johnson, has been picked up by Magnolia Pictures for distribution later this year, says Deadline.com. That’s news in Boston because local businessmen Sam Slater and Paul Bernon are co-producers of the film, which played at SXSW earlier this month.

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