Los Angeles, CA –October 16, 2013– Open Road Films, along with SB Films and Dolphin Films, will release thehighly-anticipated film, BELIEVE, nationwide on Christmas Day 2013.
On eachMondayprior to BELIEVE’s release, Justin will celebrate Music Mondays by dropping a brand new song exclusively through iTunes. Music Mondays are Justin’s way of further giving back to his worldwide fan base. Last week, he unveiled the smash “HeartBreaker,” which immediately shot to #1 on iTunes in over 69 countries. He’s followed suit this week, with the instant hit “All That Matters” which shot to #1 in 58 countries.Beliebers should look for new songs each and everyMondayuntil December 16th.
Directed by Jon M. Chu (GI Joe: Retaliation,Step Up 2 & 3,Justin Bieber Never Say Never),BELIEVEfeatures brand new interviews with Bieber and appearances from manager Scooter Braun,Usher Raymond, Rodney Jerkins, Ludacris, Mike Posner and many more. BELIEVE is produced by Justin Bieber, Scooter Braun, Usher Raymond andBill O’Dowd. Garrett Grant is also a producer.
“I am so excited to be involved in this movie, and so happy to be able to give back to my fans, especially during the holiday season,” Justin exclaims. “Jon Chu and my team have done a wonderful job creating a special moment for Beliebers worldwide and I can’t wait till Christmas day when the movie will be in theaters everywhere.”
“It’sno secret thatJustin Bieber’sname drives a lot of attention,” affirms Scooter Braun.”But withBELIEVE,we wanted him to tell his ownstory, truthfully and directly. Thenumber onegoal of our companyis to provideglobal audiences withcontent that’s not onlyhigh-qualityandforward-thinking, but alsoauthentic.”
“Justin Bieber is one of the biggest stars on the planet and one of the greatest entertainers of our time,” states Tom Ortenberg, CEO of Open Road Films. “BELIEVEwill be a huge Christmas present for Bieber fans and Open Road Films couldn’t be happier about delivering this special engagement to theaters.”
“It was an amazing experience to see the creative process behind both the writing of Justin’s songs and the mounting of the BELIEVE tour,” states Bill O’Dowd, Dolphin Films CEO. “The BELIEVE concert is simply spectacular, and it is made even more so when you witness the tremendous amount of effort and heart that Justin, Scooter and their team bring to their work and, most importantly, to his fans.”
Leading independent sales company IM Global is overseeing international distribution of Justin Bieber’s BELIEVE.