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Don't expect to find the new Edward Norton crime comedy 'Leaves of Grass' at your local theater this weekend.

The film has been acquired by a new, unnamed distributor and will be released this summer, not Friday, as was originally planned by previous distributor First Look Pictures, according to a tweet Wednesday by Wall St. Journal reporter Michelle Kung. A rep for First Look confirmed the news. Don't expect to find the new Edward Norton crime comedy 'Leaves of Grass' at your local theater this weekend.

The film has been acquired by a new, unnamed distributor and will be released this summer, not Friday, as was originally planned by previous distributor First Look Pictures, according to a tweet Wednesday by Wall St. Journal reporter Michelle Kung. A rep for First Look confirmed the news.

Norton, who plays an Ivy League professor and his pothead twin brother in the film, is just fine with that.

"Very good news, the film has been picked up by a new company and will be given a much wider summer release,'' Norton said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon. "Details to come but we're all really happy because now it will likely get to many more cities than just New York and Dallas. This happened very much due to great audience response and reviews and press out of SXSW (Film Conference and Festival). So huge thanks to everybody in Austin.''

In 'Leaves,' written and directed by Tim Blake Nelson, Norton's Ivy League professor gets tricked into returning to the seedy Oklahoma world he left behind by Norton the pothead. Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss and Keri Russell also star.

Reviews have been all over the place for 'Leaves.' Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times called it "some kind of sweet, wacky masterpiece," while Variety said its "mix of hayseed stoner hijinks, no-joke violence, family drama and other elements likewise fails to cohere in either script or execution.''