James Ellroy


R.J. Cutler Takes On James Ellroy Memoir My Dark Places

EXCLUSIVE: RJ Cutler, the maker of documentaries The September Issue and The World According to Dick Cheney who stepped into narrative film with If I Stay, has signed on to direct and co-write My Dark Places. That's the memoir by L.A. Confidential author James Ellroy that focuses on the 1958 murder of his mother and Ellroy's attempt to re-investigate some 36 years later, in 1994.

Also note coverage in “The Dissolve.”