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‘Limbo’ movie in production - The Novel that inspired Limbo is being made into a movie

The Brothers Lionheart, the novel that partly inspired Arnt Jensen’s game Limbo, is being made into a $30 million dollar movie. Swedish director Tomas Alfredson has optioned the film rights. He has helmed Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Let the Right One In a Swedish vampire film that has received praise for being frightening and deeply moving. John Ajvide Lindqvist will adapt the novel into a screenplay.

Arnt Jensen, creator of eerie puzzle-platformer Limbo, has recently credited the book as having had a strong influence on him.

YouTube link is of the original film adaptation from 1977. (Culture, Limbo, Xbox)

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