The Deep Blue Goodbye

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Release Date: to be announced

Production Companies:
Appian Way Productions, Chernin Entertainment
20th Century Fox

Status: In Development

This film is Also Known As:
"Travis McGee"

Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike

Director: James Mangold

Screenwriter: Dennis Lehane, Scott Frank
Script: Novel Adaptation

Genre: Mystery, Crime, Adventure
About the film:
Travis McGee is a self-described beach bum who lives aboard 52-foot houseboat the Busted Flush and alleviates his cash-flow problems by hiring on as a "salvage consultant." He recovers property for clients, taking a hefty percentage and getting into a lot of danger and romance in sun-drenched Florida.

Project Timeline:
Nov. 24, 2004: Project announced. Director: Robert Schwentke, Writer: Dana Stevens, Distributor: 20th Century Fox
Jun. 13, 2008: Director: Gary Fleder (replacing Robert Schwentke)
Sep. 28, 2009: Director: out to directors, Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio
Mar. 31, 2010: Director: Oliver Stone, Writer: Kario Salem (co-writer)
Apr. 25, 2011: Director: Paul Greengrass (in talks, replacing Oliver Stone)
May 21, 2013: Writer: Dennis Lehane (new draft)
Mar. 4, 2014: Director: James Mangold, Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio no longer involved
Feb. 26, 2015: Cast: Rosamund Pike

Related links:
  • The Deep Blue Goodbye (Crime Masterworks) - The Novel

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