Release Date: TBD
Distributors: Universal Pictures
Directors: Ron Howard
Film Genre(s): Drama
SYNOPSISSet in Steinbeck's birthplace of Salinas, is about two generations of sibling feuds. This is a modern retelling of Steinbeck's Cain and Abel story which was published in 1952, and this is not a remake of the 1955 film starring James Dean.
- Variety reports that Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment are close to a deal with John Steinbeck's estate for an adaptation of East of Eden, to be written by Paul Attanasio for Ron Howard to direct and Brian Grazer to produce. - 2004-07-21