The Reluctant Communist

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The Reluctant Communist: Brett Ratner developing prison drama

  • Brett Ratner has acquired the rights to Charles Robert Jenkins' memoir, "The Reluctant Communist" and he is considering directing the prison drama.

  • The story follows Jenkins' 1965 desertion and subsequent 40-year imprisonment in North Korea.

  • Ross Katz will write the screenplay.


    Wed September 29, 2010 | Source: Variety