Holmes to Rewrite and Direct Murder


Variety reports that Warner Bros. has hired Alex Holmes to rewrite and direct The Interpretation of Murder, an adaptation of the Jed Rubenfeld novel.

The story follows a Sigmund Freud protege who discovers a trail of sadistic murders in turn-of-the-century New York.

Chris Kyle wrote the first draft of the screenplay. The novel was published in 2007 by Picador.