‘Rites of Spring’ Director Moves to ‘Starvation Heights’

Bloody Disgusting learned today that Eric Thompson’s Vigilante Entertainment has optioned New York Times bestselling author Gregg Olsen‘s true crime book Starvation Heights for a feature film adaptation.

Padraig Reynolds, coming off the completion of his independent creature feature Rites of Spring, will re-team with Thompson to write and direct.

‘Starvation Heights’ is about a family that moves into a new house to escape the memory of a lost child and mysteriously begin starving to death.

Details as soon as they begin to arrive.