Death: The High Cost of Living: According to Variety, graphic novel "Death: The High Cost of Living" has landed at the minimajor in turnaround from Warner Bros. Pictures, and its creator, graphic novelist Neil Gaiman, is in negotiations to make his helming debut on the pic.
Gaiman wrote the script based on his own work. Project is currently titled "Death's Day."
Story involves a teenager named Sexton who's been contemplating suicide. He is rescued by a mysterious teenager who claims she is Death herself, spending one day every 100 years on earth to learn the value of the lives she takes. Film takes place over 24 hours as Sexton learns to love life by spending a day with Death.