Gone Baby Gone Team Work On Blade

Miramax Films has acquired the rights to Marcus Sakey’s gritty crime novel debut effort “The Blade Itself” says The Hollywood Reporter.

“Blade” revolves around two Chicago childhood friends who made their reputation committing petty crimes as kids before choosing different paths in life.

When they are reunited years later, one is forced to decide how far he will go to protect the secrets of his past.

“Gone Baby Gone” co-writers Aaron Stockard and Ben Affleck will serve in writing and producing capacities respectively.