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Paradise Lost to the Big Screen

April 21, 2006 (2:45 am) GMT
The director of surprise fall hit "The Exorcism of Emily Rose" is bringing John Milton's "Paradise Lost" to the big screen

John Milton's "" is being brought to the big screen thanks to Legendary Pictures for the studio has attached Scott Derrickson to direct the project.

Published in 1667, "Paradise Lost" tells the story of Lucifer's failed rebellion in heaven and subsequent role in Adam and Eve's fall from grace.

In the meantime, Vincent Newman is slated to produce the flick from Phil DiBlasi and Byron Willinger's adaptation.

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