Graphic Novel Rights To Torso Expired

So it is with Oscar-nominated director David Fincher and "Torso," a project Paramount has had on its docket since January 2006 that has drawn interest from stars Matt Damon and Casey Affleck. But even with the success of Fincher's recent "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," the studio allowed the rights option on "Torso's" underlying graphic novel to lapse, leaving the project in limbo.

Sections:  movies   
Topics:  adaptation   comics   graphic novels   torso   
  • New 'Man of Steel' Trailer Has Super GravitasNew 'Man of Steel' Trailer Has Super Gravitas
    He's a brilliant visual stylist, but the knock on Zack Snyder as a director is that he too often neglects real storytelling in favor of pretty pictures. The latest Man of Steel trailer, however, suggests he may have made a quantum leap as a filmmaker. More
  • First Details on Batman: Arkham Origins, Out Oct. 25
    The next chapter in Rocksteady's Batman series is coming. Batman: Arkham Origins is the subject of next month's Game Informer Cover, and it's on its way to the PS3, Xbox360 and Wii U on October 25th, along with a companion title on the PS Vita and 3Ds. More
  • Tony Stark Goads the Mandarin in New 'Iron Man 3' ClipTony Stark Goads the Mandarin in New 'Iron Man 3' Clip
    Up 'til now, Marvel's been focusing on the grimmer aspects of Iron Man 3 -- including the epic whooping that Ol' Shell-Head's going to take from the Mandarin (Ben Kingsley). But as the latest clip Marvel's doled out makes clear, Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) can give as good as he gets. More
  • Watch 'The Wolverine' TeaserWatch 'The Wolverine' Teaser
    On Monday, we were treated to a 6-second tease of the trailer for The Wolverine that's coming out on Wednesday, and, today, we're given a longer look. That's right, it's that trailer of a trailer thing Fox is so fond of doing for their bigger movies. More
  • Beatlemania! Paul McCartney is focus of new comic bookBeatlemania! Paul McCartney is focus of new comic book
    Singer Paul McCartney's decision to leave the Beatles and embark on a solo career is the subject of a new comic book that aims to give fans a new perspective on the breakup of the Fab Four, its publisher said on Tuesday. More
  • Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Martian,’ ‘The Intern,’ ... - Westport Now
    ... the shrapnel lodged in his torso, he’s faced ... rely more on suggestion than graphic bloodshed. ... objections of her father, a human ...
    10/1/2015 - 9:42 am | View Link
  • Reallusion launches iClone Character Creator - SIGGRAPH News
    Reallusion launches iClone Character Creator - Minyanville
    09/23/2015 - 10:00 am | View Link
  • More
  • Graphic talk made Chino meeting too hot for TV
    He paid $40 for an hour massage, for which he wore only a towel and which included Lulu massaging his lower abdomen while leaning her torso over his face ... Paul Vincent Avila went on again about his rights, comparing the sanctions against him to cruel ...
    09/3/2015 - 1:06 pm | View Link
  • Connecticut police find human torso in building
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Police found a human torso in a vacant building in New Haven, Connecticut, on Thursday that they said likely belonged to a homeless man whose arms and legs were found earlier this month near a downtown train station. Police said they ...
    07/30/2015 - 1:07 pm | View Link
  • Warning graphic photos inside: Viral photos of alleged police brutality in Himachal
    Photos of alleged police torture on a man went viral on social media on Thursday after a person, Tikender Panwar, posted these pictures online which show terrible bruises on the victim's torso. The three pictures have been titled as "This is Congress ...
    03/19/2015 - 12:25 am | View Link
  • Meet the Graphic Design Mastermind Behind the Best Part of the Oscars
    By clicking "Publish", you are confirming that the image fully complies with’s Terms of Use and that you own all rights to the image or have authorization to upload it. Please read the following before uploading Do not upload anything which you do ...
    02/24/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Syria: First Photo of Cannibal Commander Abu Sakkar who 'Ate Soldier's Heart' [GRAPHIC IMAGE]
    According to Peter Bouckaert of the New York-based human rights watchdog, the man is Abu Sakkar ... a man wearing military gear is seen knife in hand slicing parts of a dead soldier's torso before turning to the camera and putting the heart in his mouth.
    05/13/2013 - 10:33 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Ript Apparel: Custom T-shirts & Cheap Limited Edition ...
    Today’s designs gone forever in: --:--:--At, New designs are available everyday until Midnight CST. ×
    10/4/2015 - 2:46 pm | View Website
  • Torso (Image Comics)
    Torso is an winning true crime limited series graphic novel written by Brian Michael Bendis and Marc Andreyko, with art and lettering by Brian Michael Bendis.
    10/4/2015 - 10:07 am | View Website
  • Girl Genius
    Girl Genius is written by Professors Phil & Kaja Foglio of TPU, with drawings by Prof. P. Foglio. Volume One was inked by Brian Snoddy. Volumes Two and Three were ...
    10/3/2015 - 11:37 pm | View Website
  • T-Shirt Hell
    T-Shirt Hell, where all the bad t-shirts go! TSHIRT HELL: BUY FUNNY TSHIRTS | BUY CRAZY T-SHIRTS | BUY COOL T-SHIRTS | BUY TSHIRTS!
    10/3/2015 - 10:58 am | View Website
  • Comic Book Graphic Design
    About Ralph Contreras and Comic Book Graphic Design I'm a graphic designer and proud comic book nerd living in Santa Fe, NM. I have aspirations of becoming a ...
    10/3/2015 - 8:49 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Movies News