March 21, 2006 09:00:46 GMT
Touchstone Pictures has acquired "The Lighthouse," a claustrophobic thriller by Dean DeBlois that will be produced by Andrew Gunn
The right to turn "The Lighthouse" into a wide screen production has been acquired by Touchstone Pictures, which is about to begin the film production soon. Has been attached to direct from Dean DeBlois' script is Andrew Gunn.
Of thriller genre, "The Lighthouse" is set off the coast of Brittany in the English Channel, where lighthouses perch on solitary pieces of rock and lighthouse keepers live in isolation for two months at a time. When a man arrives to one lighthouse to install automated equipment, he meets two brothers who have been living there for years and begins to unravel their dark secrets.
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