13 August 2013 12:43 PM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

One of Cory Monteith’s last two movies, McCanick, will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 9, the festival announced today.

Director Josh C. Waller previously told EW, “The character he plays is this drug-addicted street hustler, and he was wanting to tap into things from his youth — which he’s been very open about publicly. I think he saw the role as an opportunity for catharsis.”

The plot centers on narcotics detective Eugene “Mack” McCanick (David Morse, 16 Blocks,The Green Mile) who discovers a seemingly harmless young criminal, Simon Weeks (Monteith) has been released from prison. This triggers »

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