Cheating Alcoholic Finds ‘Eternal’ Torment in Cheating

Not to be confused with the three other movies of the same name, Paul Verhoeven Black Book, Basic Instinct, Total Recall, RoboCop, Starship Troopers) has signing to direct the supernatural thriller Eternal for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment. The script, penned by Obsessed writer David Loughery, centers on a recovering alcoholic who believes that he’s cheated on his wife — only to discover that the other woman is a ghost who is in pursuit of his soul. Richard D’Ovidio will re-write. Eternal will be produced by Kimmel, John Penotti of Greene Street, Peter Block of A Bigger Boat (Frozen, The Ward) and Charles Segars of Sparkler Entertainment. Verhoeven is also directing The Surrogate for Fox.