Cross Creek Adopts A “Creed of Violence”

Cross Creek Pictures is set to produce and finance “Little Children” filmmaker Todd Field’s “The Creed of Violence” for Universal Pictures to distribute reports Variety.

Based on the acclaimed novel by Boston Teran, the story follows the 1910 Mexican revolution through the eyes of both a small-time assassin and a young Bureau of Investigation agent who must work together to infiltrate the Mexican criminal underground.

Field, Brian Oliver and Michael DeLuca will produce. Shooting begins early 2013 in parts of the American Southwest and Mexico.