March 17, 2006 07:41:09 GMT
Kirk Jones will write and direct "Everybody's Fine," a remake of the 1990 Giuseppe Tornatore-directed road trip picture Stanno tutti bene
Kirk Jones, who is the director of comedy "Nanny McPhee", has made sure "Everybody's Fine", a remake of the 1990 Giuseppe Tornatore-directed road trip picture "Stanno tutti bene."
Agreed to write and direct the upcoming drama family flick, Jones has already begun drafting an American-set version of the Italian film. In the meantime, Gianni Nunnari and Vittorio Cecchi Gori are producing.
"Everybody's Fine" centers on a widower who realizes his wife was his only connection to his kids. He sets off on an impromptu bus ride to reunite with each grown child.