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"The Grapes of Wrath" Remake Hires "Bug" Writer, Will Steven Spielberg Direct?

Posted: August 24th, 2013 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
"The Grapes of Wrath" Remake Hires "Bug" Writer, Will Steven Spielberg Direct?Submit Comment
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and screenwriter Tracy Letts (Bug, Killer Joe) is in talks with DreamWorks to write the script for "The Grapes of Wrath" remake, which will be based on John Steinbeck's book.

Previously adapted for the screen by director John Ford in 1940, "The Grapes of Wrath" follows the Joads, a poor farming family, during the Great Depression as they are forced off their land and travel to California. The film was nominated for seven Oscars.

Steven Spielberg is producing the adaptation, but was never mentioned as a possible choice to direct the film. But now that he has dropped out of "American Sniper," that may change.

Source: The Wrap


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mrstretch writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 8:49:41 AM

Sweet it'll be in 3d too. This will be awesome in Imax. They need to do a Gone With the Wind and Casablanca reboot also!!!!
M. Bullitt writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 8:57:43 AM

Why would you remake this film? The original had all the right reasons to be made in black & white with all the intensity of that era.

It's ridiculous!
PORN-FLY writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 9:32:38 AM

re-releasing classics is too smart for Hollywoodyasuckmad*ck
TonyWalnuts writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 10:56:02 AM

This story is old, it needs more vampires.
Deaft0ne writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 11:12:10 AM

The BeaŽd needs to make Robopocalypse already and not this.
rocketman writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 11:55:46 AM

So it's not about hemorrhoids then?
Skywalker121289 writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 12:08:09 PM

Bullit said it. This film is a classic. Are you going to remake the original Star Wars? NO. Are you going to remake The Godfather? NO. Are you going to remake a CLASSIC?

NO.
minkowski writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 2:55:54 PM

Great. More left-wing crap.
minkowski writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 3:23:21 PM

The should make a movie about the wine-making talents of a dead guy who comes back to earth in a futuristic concept car. Call it The Grapes of Wraith.
PORN-FLY writes:
on August 24th, 2013 at 7:42:16 PM

"ah dont getit",said TANMAN^

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