[Movies] Director Tapped For Phillip K. Dick Adaptation Martian Time-Slip Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 10.18.2013
The director of Pariah taking on the sci-fi film...
Dee Rees is heading to Mars. Deadline reports that the Pariah director will write and direct an adaptation of Phillip K. Dick's 1964 sci-fi novel Martian Time-Slip. The novel is about a schizophrenic repairman living in a human colony on Mars.
Several of Dick's stories have been adapted for big Hollywood films including Blade Runner ("Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?"), Total Recall ("We Can Remember It For You Wholesale"), Screamers ("Second Variety"), Paycheck, A Scanner Darkly, Next ("The Golden Man") and The Adjustment Bureau ("Adjustment Team").