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In 2005, Disney hired Jay Wolpert to adapt the book to film, reportedly using 3D animation.

Why It Was Cancelled[]



  • The 2005 film was cancelled.
  • A play with music adaptation of the book debuted in winter 2009 at La Jolla Playhouse as part of an arrangement with Disney Theatrical. It was re-staged Off-Broadway in 2011 and opened on Broadway on April 15, 2012 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
  • In 2012, Walt Disney Pictures announced that the new film version of the book would be written by Jesse Wigutow. On August 20, 2012, The Hunger Games director Gary Ross agreed to direct the movie. Filming was expected to begin in 2013. As of 2023, nothing else is known to have taken place.