Legendary Television has guaranteed a live-action, first season TV series adapting Frank Miller's "Sin City" graphic novels, with Miller producing and co-directing with Robert Rodriguez:
"...'Basin City', aka 'Sin City', is hot and arid. Desert lizards and palm trees are common, while tar pits, desert areas, mountain ranges and flat farmland make up the landscape around the city.
"'The Basin City Police Department' are paramilitary 'SWAT', dealing with high crime rates, with access to heavy weaponry and full body armor. Only a handful of the cops are honest.
"During the 'California Gold Rush', the 'Roark' family imported women to keep the miners happy, making a fortune and turning a struggling mining camp into a thriving, bustling city.
"Over the years, as the Roark family migrated into other areas of business and power, these women ended up forming the district of 'Old Town', the prostitute quarter of the city where they rule with absolute authority.
"In addition, the people charged with governing the city, most of them from the Roark line, remained in power for generations, running it as they saw fit..."
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