Nicholas Sparks' ‘The Best of Me’ Goes to Relativity

Michael Hoffman is directing this adaptation, which follows a pair of former high school sweethearts that reunite in their hometown.
BY |
Nicholas Sparks' ‘The Best of Me’ Goes to Relativity

Relativity takes Nicholas Sparks' The Best of Me Relativity has picked up rights to Nicholas Sparks' best-selling romantic drama novel The Best of Me.

The story centers on high-school sweethearts Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole. Twenty five years after they graduate, the pair of ex-lovers find themselves back in their hometown for the funeral of their mentor Tuck Hostetler. Tuck leaves a set of instructions to follow and they end up realizing that everything they thought they knew about themselves was not as it seemed.

Michael Hoffman is directing from a script by J. Mills Goodloe and Will Fetters. The director is currently re-writing that first draft.

The studio has worked with the author in the past, bringing his romantic dramas Safe Haven and Dear John to the big screen. Both project brought in over $200 million worldwide. No production schedule has been released.

The Best of Me was released October 17th, 2014.

Sources:Deadline

Best of the Web

Want to join the discussion?

Facebook Twitter

    Popular Stories

    Stallone Returns as Rocky in ‘Creed’ Trailer

    Stallone Returns as Rocky in ‘Creed’ Trailer

    Michael B. Jordan plays the son of Apollo Creed, who gets training from Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa in the first ‘Creed’ trailer.

    By Brian Gallagher | 4 days ago

    4.2k Shares6 Comments

    Transformers 5: What We Know

    Transformers 5: What We Know

    Paramount is planning a huge shared universe for ‘Transformers’, with ‘Transformers 5’ set to kick things in motion.

    By B. Alan Orange | 1 week ago

    7.8k Shares7 Comments

    Latest Headlines

    11 Biggest Movies Coming to Comic Con 2015

    11 Biggest Movies Coming to Comic Con 2015

    From ‘Star Wars’ to ‘Hunger Games’ to ‘Batman v Superman’, we break down the biggest movie panels you must see at Comic-Con 2015.

    By Brian Gallagher | 2 hours ago

    411 Shares0 Comments

    13 New Movies Streaming on Netflix in July

    13 New Movies Streaming on Netflix in July

    A number of must-see new movies are streaming on Netflix in July, including ‘The Guest’, ‘Creep’ and ‘Serena’.

    By B. Alan Orange | 4 hours ago

    299 Shares1 Comment

    Around the Web

    Popular Movies