In 2007, Oliver Stone was prepping to shoot Pinkville, a film about the Vietnam War’s My Lai Massacre. Bruce Willis and Woody Harrelson were set to star before the 2007-08 writers’ strike derailed production. It seemed like Pinkville might be shelved forever, but Stone may have found the ticket to revive the project: Shia LaBeouf.
Stone revealed in the commentary track for the Blu-ray release of Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps that he and LaBeouf have discussed reuniting to film Pinkville. LaBeouf is drawn to the subject matter because his father was a helicopter pilot in Vietnam. More after the jump: