Just throw these two in a stolen Cessna and you've got your film.
Ever since he hot-wired his first plane way back in October, we've been making the very unoriginal argument that Barefoot Burglar Colton Harris-Moore would be the perfect subject for a big Hollywood film. Now we're one step closer to that reality.
Variety reports that Fox has just bought the rights to "Taking Flight: The Hunt for a Young Outlaw," a book proposal by Bob Friel, the writer who profiled the Orcas Island bandit for Outside Magazine.
David Gordon Green, the man behind the stoner flick "Pineapple Express," is currently being mentioned as a possible directorial candidate. Which opens up the delicious possibility of a buddy-comedy with Harris-Moore's currently incarcerated accomplice, Harley Davidson Ironwing.