omg! sofia coppola to direct the little mermaid
the classic gets a cool movie revamp.
The details are scarce--we just know that Caroline Thompson (who penned Edward Scissorhands and The Nightmare Before Christmas!) will write the script. The story is a definite change from classic Sofia Coppola flicks like The Virgin Suicides and The Bling Ring, that's for sure. But judging from the team behind it, as well as the director's distinct vision, we can't wait to see what happens.
No word yet on when filming will begin or casting details, but while we're waiting, we have a few suggestions for Ariel....
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