Paul Thomas Anderson Writing Adaptation of INHERENT VICE; Planning to Adapt GRAVITY’S RAINBOW [Correction]

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Back in December 2010, we reported that writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson was considering an adaptation of Thomas Pynchon‘s Inherent Vice possibly starring Robert Downey Jr. as pothead private detective Larry “Doc” Sportello.  In 2011, Anderson tried to get financing for Vice along with his upcoming film The Master, which recently premiered at the Venice Film Festival, play at TIFF, and then open in limited release on September 14th.  Anderson has now turned his attention back to Inherent Vice and is currently working on the script.

Hit the jump for more including how Inherent Vice isn’t the only Pynchon novel on Anderson’s radar.

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