Overture Films are currently in talks to finalize the rights to Mark Pellington's comedy Henry Poole Is Here. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film premiered Monday afternoon in Park City, and negotiations were almost finished by the end of the night.
The deal for the film is reported to be in the low-to mid-seven figures. The film centers around a man who attempts to change his life after learning he is about to die. Luke Wilson is the star of Henry Poole Is Here with Pellington penning the script.
With production on Henry Poole Is Here complete, a release could be as early as fall of 2008.