A24 Acquires U.S. Rights To ‘Room’

by Rachel Baker on May 18, 2014

It looks like the book Room by Emma Donoghue will be a movie. Much like the movie Boy in the Striped Pajamas, the main character will probably be a child. It will be interesting to see how the directors and the writers adapt the book for the film.

A24 bought U.S. rights to Room, an adaptation of the Emma Donoghue novel that has Brie Larson set to star and Lenny Abrahamson directing with production to begin this fall. People have been buzzing about this one. It revolves around the love between a mother and her 5-year-old child, who live together in a single room. Over the course of his fifth birthday, it becomes apparent they are not in that room by choice; she has been imprisoned there, and they plot their escape.

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http://www.deadline.com/2014/05/cannes-a24-acquires-u-s-rights-to-room/

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