East of Eden (remake)

East of Eden (remake)

Release Date: TBD
Wide Release



Film Genre(s): Drama

United States


Set 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