A Million Little Pieces is being revived as a movie for our more truth-flexible modern era

Ah, 2006: A simpler, more truth-sensitive time—outside all the government-manipulated foreign wars, anyway—when the American people were still capable of getting up in arms because a memoirist had the temerity to lie to Oprah. It’s hard to imagine now, in our current post-truth world, but once upon a time, James…

James Frey is making a sci-fi movie with the Russo brothers that is hopefully not a scam

Apparently, it’s pretty hard to get totally blacklisted in Hollywood these days. At least that seems to be the lesson we can take away from the saga of James Frey. Not only did he write A Million Little Pieces—the supposed memoir that was mostly made up—but he also co-wrote I Am Number Four—the movie adaptation of…