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Donna Tartt's Pulitzer winner 'The Goldfinch' lands at Warner Bros.
Donna Tartt's Pulitzer winner 'The Goldfinch' lands at Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. has acquired film rights to Donna Tartt's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Goldfinch," The Times has confirmed. Brett Ratner's RatPac Entertainment has also come aboard to produce with Nina Jacobson ("The Hunger Games") and Brad Simpson of Color Force, who brought the project to the studio. Deadline first reported the news. Tartt's dense, ambitious novel unfolds over two decades and nearly 800 pages, telling the story of a 13-year-old boy who loses his mother in a terrorist bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Virtually orphaned, he keeps a tiny Carel Fabritius painting stolen from the site of the tragedy with him as he makes his...

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