Dimension Films has signed an agreement to acquire the North American distribution rights to the feature adaptation of Tecmo videogame, DEAD OR ALIVE, VARIETY reports. THE TRANSPORTER helmer Corey Yuen is directing. Devon Aoki, Sarah Carter, Natassia Malthe, Matthew Marsden, Jaime Pressly, Eric Roberts and Holly Valance will star.
Impact Pictures' Paul W.S. Anderson and Jeremy Bolt produced the film, with Constantin Film's Bernd Eichinger and Robert Kulzer and Mindfire Ent.'s Mark Altman. Constantin is handling the films rights. J.F. Lawton, Seth and Adam Gross and Granz Henman wrote the script.
Studio is scheduling the film for a fall 2006 release.