Fox Seeks A Low-Budget “Chronicle”

20th Century Fox has picked up Max Landis’ spec script “Chronicle” reports Variety.

The story is described as a docu-style account of three Portland teenagers who become exposed to a mysterious substance in the woods and develop incredible powers.

Initially using their skills for fun, personal and family problems end up turning them against one another.

Josh Trank will make his feature directorial debut on the project which John Davis and Adam Schroeder will produce.