Hollywood's modern-day remake of Shakespeare's Othello will finally see the light of day. O — which features several high-school murders — was delayed numerous times, in part due to the rash of school shootings. However, indie studio Lions Gate Films has acquired U.S. rights to the pic from Dimension Films, and plans to release it in August on 1,500 screens. The controversial update stars Julia Stiles, Mekhi Phifer, Martin Sheen and Josh Hartnett.