Variety reports Miramax has bought the film rights of novel, “The Reason You’re Alive” by Matthew Quick. The author, Quick is set to write the screenplay of his novel, while Allison Shearmur will produce.
You can read the synopsis of The Reason You’re Alive below:
“The Reason You’re Alive” follows David Granger, a Vietnam war veteran who — following brain surgery — must atone for a decades-old injustice in order to reconnect with his peace-loving art dealer son. Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, will publish “The Reason You’re Alive” next year.