Magazine article Screen International

Charlie Kaufman to Adapt 'I’m Thinking of Ending Things' for Netflix

Magazine article Screen International

Charlie Kaufman to Adapt 'I’m Thinking of Ending Things' for Netflix

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Likely Story to produce thriller.

Netflix film group chief Scott Stuber has proffered another sample of the original feature stable he is assembling, signing Charlie Kaufman to write and direct Iain Reid’s bestseller I’m Thinking Of Ending Things.

The novel was named an NPR Best Book of the Year in 2016 and examines the fragility of the psyche and the limitations of solitude.

On a road trip to meet his parents on their secluded farm, Jake’s girlfriend is thinking of ending things. When Jake makes an unexpected detour, leaving her stranded, a twisted mix of palpable tension, psychological frailty, and sheer terror ensues.

The project will reunite Kaufman with Likely Story’s Anthony Bregman (Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind). …

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