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Atuk is a proposed adaptation of the 1963 book The Incomparable Atuk by Mordecai Richler. The film was originally going to be released sometime in the 1970s and later in the 1980s.


A Canadian Inuit named Atuk travels to Toronto.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Actors John Belushi, Sam Kinison, John Candy, Phil Hartman and Chris Farley, who were hired before filming began died.


  • The film has been shelved for many years and will probably not be made at all.


  • A popular urban legend claims the script is cursed and those who show any interest in it are doomed to die.