Heavy Rain Movie Deal Close


Do moviegoers get to decide how this one ends? Deadline New York is reporting that Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne’s Unique Features is nearing a deal to acquire the film rights to the PlayStation 3 game “Heavy Rain.”

Developed by Quantic Dream, the game has sold 1 million units since its release in February. It’s described as follows:

How Far Will You Go To Save Someone You Love?

Experience a gripping psychological thriller filled with innumerable twists and turns, where choices and actions can result in dramatic consequences. Spanning four days of mystery and suspense, the hunt is on for a murderer known only as the Origami Killer – named after his macabre calling card of leaving behind folded paper shapes at crime scenes. Four characters, each following their own leads and with their own motives, must take part in a desperate attempt to prevent the killer from claiming a new victim.

Key Features

* An evolving thriller in which you shape the story
* Mature content, reflecting a realistic world setting that explores powerful themes
* Stunning graphics, animation and technology support an emotionally driven experience
* Accessible gameplay via intuitive, contextual controls and interface

You can check out the game’s official site here.