Andrew Adamson Directing Haunting Love Story for Amazon (EXCLUSIVE)

Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct.

Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it from his own unpublished work.

Plot details are vague, but sources describe the film as a haunting love story with elements of “Memento” and “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.”

The sale is the biggest of Pritikin’s career. He had previously worked on several small indie pics. He is repped by ICM Partners and MGMT.Best known for box-offices hits like “Shrek” and “The Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Adamson recently announced he would be returning to his animation roots with the “Curious George” pic at DreamWorks Animation.

The New Zealand-born Adamson is repped by UTA.

More Film

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    Oscars: Taylor Swift, Nick Jonas Among 70 Artists Eligible for Original Song

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • Blade Runner 2049

    Oscars: 'The Last Jedi,' 'Blade Runner 2049' and More Advance in VFX Race

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • Eliza Hittman Penny Lane

    Eliza Hittman, Penny Lane Snag Rooftop Films Grants (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • How Rian Johnson & 'Star Wars:

    How Rian Johnson and His 'The Last Jedi' Team Tackled the Massive Undertaking of a New 'Star Wars'

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • Ashleigh Cummings6th Annual Australians in Film

    Ashleigh Cummings Joins Warner Bros.' 'The Goldfinch' Adaptation (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • Alamo Drafthouse Launching Video Rental Store

    Alamo Drafthouse Launching Video Rental Store in 2018 (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    Box Office: Fathom Events Sees Soaring 2017 Performance (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amazon Studios is developing an untitled spec its recently acquired, with “Chronicles of Narnia” and “Shrek” helmer Andrew Adamson attached to direct. Greg Pritikin adapted the script from his own original manuscript. Dylan Sellers and Jay Schuminsky are producing, with David Schiff, Michael Diamond and Allan Loeb executive producing. Sellers acquired the script after Pritikin adapted it […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content