Chris Evans ("Captain America: The First Avenger") is said to be circling "Fright Night" director Tom Holland's "The Ten O'Clock People" for Dead Rabbit Films and Conquistador Entertainment.
A modernized adaptation of the Stephen King short story from "Nightmares and Dreamscapes," the story follows a man who tries to quit smoking with the help of a new drug.
He soon discovers a frightening aspect of reality as he kicks nicotine. Justin Long was previously attached, but had to leave due to scheduling conflicts.
Pascal Borno, Scott Karol, E.J. Meyers, Robin Reitman and Nathaniel Kramer will produce. Shooting aims to begin this Fall in Atlanta.