In Brief : Bird Box, Fantastic Four, Godzilla


Bird Box
Andy Muschietti, the director of “Mama”, is in negotiations to helm a film adaptation of the manuscript “Bird Box”. Musician Josh Malerman’s story centers on “a blindfolded threesome comprised of a woman and two children who make their way down a river in a seemingly postapocalyptic setting.” (THR)

Fantastic Four
“Abraham Lincoln : Vampire Hunter” scribe Seth Grahame-Smith will rewrite Fox’s “Fantastic Four” reboot. Jeremy Slater wrote the initial script for the film, which Josh Trank is directing. (THR)

Juliette Binoche (“Cosmopolis”) is in talks to join Elizabeth Olsen and Aaron Taylor Johnson in Gareth Edwards’ reboot of the Japanese monster classic. (The Tracking Board)