Epic Proportions: According to Variety, James Stern's financing and production shingle Endgame has optioned the feature film rights to David Crane and Larry Coen's Off Broadway show and screenplay "Epic Proportions."

John Landis is attached to direct the film from a script being rewritten by Todd Berger. Endgame's Julia Eisenman and Stern produce.

The comedy set during the Great Depression follows two ne'er-do-well brothers who begin as extras and move up the ranks on an expensive yet ultimately doomed movie shoot about the biblical plagues.