By Megan Daley
March 20, 2015 at 12:00 PM EDT
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The Moon and the Sun, originally set for wide release on April 10, has been pulled from Paramount Pictures’ release schedule, EW has confirmed. 

The film, starring Pierce Brosnan, follows King Louis XIV, whose quest for immortality leads him to steal the life force of a mermaid. But the move causes family discord after his illegitimate daughter discovers the creature.

Directed by Sean McNamara (Spare Parts, Hoovey), The Moon and the Sun also stars William Hurt and The Maze Runner‘s Kaya Scodelario.