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‘Hard’ time for ‘Fight’ duo

Peculiar shingle bows with comic crime actioner on slate

Fight Club” screenwriter Jim Uhls and former MGM exec Yalda Tehranian-Uhls have launched production company Peculiar Films and teamed with Hyde Park Entertainment for its first production, “Hard Hearts.”

Penned by Uhls, the darkly comic crime actioner concerns a bounty-hunting couple who must chase down their most dangerous prey while planning their wedding. Pic is being prepped for production next spring.

Producing are Hyde Park’s Ashok Amritraj and Jon Jashni with Uhls and Tehranian-Uhls.

Peculiar is also developing “Thornley and Oswald” by Stephen Barnes and “Fool That I Am,” written by Uhls and Knarik Koop.

Uhls is also writing “Flicker” for Darren Aronofsky at New Regency and “Gideon’s Force” for Imagine Entertainment at Warner Bros. Pictures.

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