Death Note American remake?

Grocer Man

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Aug 24, 2006
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From Anime News Network:

The production notes for the recent horror films Shutter and The Strangers both reveal that America's Vertigo Entertainment is developing a remake of the Death Note franchise and has hired Vlas and Charles Parlapanides to write the screenplay. In Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's hit Death Note manga, a teenager finds a notebook with which he can put people to death by writing their names. He begins a self-anointed crusade against the criminals of the world, and a cat-and-mouse game begins with the authorities and one idiosyncratic genius detective.

Full article here:

And another one here:

Also, a popular rumor about the casting for Light:

(Let's face it, they do look a lot alike.)
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Actually Since I first started to watch the show I thought it could make a cool movie. I hope they keep the original tone and style from the series

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