No Country for Old Men: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Scott Rudin will produce an adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's upcoming novel "No Country for Old Men" for Paramount Pictures.

McCarthy is the critically acclaimed author of such Western-themed novels as "Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West" and the National Book Award-winning "All the Pretty Horses," which was adapted into a movie starring Matt Damon in 2000.

"Old Men," a noir thriller set in West Texas, tells the blood-soaked tale of a man on the run with a suitcase full of money being pursued by a number of individuals. It is scheduled to hit bookshelves via Knopf in August.