files/pictures/picture-35.jpgSummit Entertainment has tapped director Matt Reeves (LET ME IN) and writer Jacob Estes (MEAN CREEK) to adapt Kenneth Oppel's THIS DARK ENDEAVOR: THE APPRENTICESHIP OF VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN, reports ComingSoon.net
. Karen Rosenfelt (THE TWILIGHT SAGA) is the producer.
The story follows a young Victor Frankenstein, with the help of his friends Elizabeth and Henry, as he tries to brew the Elixir of Life in order to save his ill twin brother Konrad.
Summit's Erik Feig, Gillian Bohrer and Ashley Schlaifer will shepherd for the studio.