Benderspink has purchased the film rights to Victor Carungi's independent comic book Pencilneck for a theatrical adaptation. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chris Bender and JC Spink will produce the project.
The crime thriller will revolve around a geeky banker that sets out to save his brother. In turn, he is forced to help the mob rob from his employer. When the heist goes wrong, and the banker is taken hostage, something inside of him snaps. He goes on a one man killing rampage, taking down anyone that gets in the way of saving his brother.
The film does not have a set start date at this time.