The Dogs Of Babel

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The Dogs of Babel: Steve Carell to star

  • Steve Carell has been set to star in "The Dogs of Babel", a drama based on the best selling novel by Carolyn Parkhurst, for Mandate Pictures.

  • The story follows Paul Iverson, a linguistics professor, who returns home one day to find his wife dead in their backyard. Police rule her death an accident, but Paul is not quite sure. The only witness to her death is their dog Lorelei. In Paul's grief-stricken search for answers, he endeavors to teach Lorelei to talk in the hopes that he can uncover what happened the day his wife died.