Appian Way has acquired the spec The Many Deaths of Barnaby James, an original screenplay from Brian Nathanson.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the story is about a teenager in a circus for the dead who is trying to bring his true love back to life. The screenplay landed on the unofficial 2008 Black List of most-liked screenplays in December.

No production date has been set.

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