After going out to various studios back in February, Production Weekly is reporting that RKO is in negotiations to pickup Craig Stiles’ script The Architect. It’s being described as a Hitchcock’ian thriller. /Film adds, “The story follows Mitch Avery, a New York City hot-shot up and coming architect who gets the opportunity of a lifetime — to build his dream building in Dubai… Once on the ground on the Arabian Peninsula, all hell breaks loose. It turns out everything was a gigantic set-up which results in a chase to find his kidnapped wife Carlie and uncover the bigger conspiracy.” Back in 2008 RKO announced they’d be remaking I Walked With a Zombie, The Body Snatcher, Bedlam and even Five Came Back. None have gone into production.
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