It's official. From the press release:
Below please find the official release dates for THE BEAVER.
The Beaver - 3/23/11 Limited, 4/8/11 Expansion
Director: Jodie Foster
Cast: Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, Anton Yelchin & Jennifer Lawrence
Synopsis: Two-time Academy Award® winner Jodie Foster directs and co-stars with two-time Academy Award® winner Mel Gibson in THE BEAVER – an emotional story about a man on a journey to re-discover his family and re-start his life.
The Beaver - SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT and PARTICIPANT MEDIA Present in Association with IMAGENATION ABU DHABI an ANONYMOUS CONTENT Production
God the fake taglines are just too easy. It's Springtime For
Hitler Mel Gibson! Jodie Foster's "Beaver" Will Have a Spring Awakening! Jodie Foster Will Show Us Her "Beaver" This Spring! Etc, etc, etc...
That all said, this is probably one of my more anticipated 2011 releases. Why it isn't heading to Sundance first is very strange (though maybe that will change)...