Monday, November 14, 2011

Columbia Falls In Love With "Q"

Columbia Pictures report they have acquired screen rights to the novel "Q", by author Evan Mandery for writer/director David Gordon Green and producers Matt Tolmach ("Pineapple Express") and Pouya Shahbazian :

"...shortly before his wedding, a man receives a visit from a person claiming to be his future self. The man is warned that he must not marry the love of his life, 'Q' aka 'Quentina Elizabeth Deveril'.
At first the man doubts this stranger, but in time he becomes convinced of the authenticity of the warning and leaves Q. The resulting void in his life is impossible to fill. One after the other, future selves arrive urging him to marry someone else, divorce, attend law school, leave law school, travel, join a running club, stop running, study the guitar, the cello, Proust, Buddhism and opera, as well as eliminate gluten from his diet.The only constants in this madcap quest for personal improvement are his love for his New York City home and his love for the irresistible Q..."

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