I guarantee you my script is better. From Variety:
ROME — The world preem of Brian De Palma’s James Ellroy adaptation “The Black Dahlia” will open the 63rd Venice Film Festival in competition on Aug. 30.
Based on the 1947 L.A. murder of aspiring actress Elizabeth Short and focusing on the investigation by two former boxers turned cops, “Dahlia” stars Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank and Josh Hartnett, all expected to make the Lido tubthumping trek. Largely shot in Bulgaria, pic was produced by Art Linson, Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant and Avi Lerner. U will release it Sept. 15 Stateside.