'Adjustment Bureau' Helmer Tackling Cuban Missile Crisis With 'One Minute to Midnight' (Exclusive)

9:39 AM PST 08/06/2012 by Borys Kit, Tatiana Siegel
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George Nolfi

Geroge Nolfi will rewrite and is attached to direct Fox 2000's adaptation of the book by Michael Dobbs.

George Nolfi is on the clock.

Nolfi is attached to rewrite and direct One Minute to Midnight for Fox 2000.

John Davis is producing the drama, which is based on Michael Dobbs' 2008 book One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War. The tome is an hour-by-hour account of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Robert S. Edwards wrote the previous draft.

Nolfi is the scribe who worked on Ocean’s Twelve and The Bourne Ultimatum and then made his directorial debut with sci-fi-tinged thriller The Adjustment Bureau, starring Matt Damon.

He is repped by WME and Ziffren Brittenham.

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