Gritty superhero noir story Sleeper by Ed Brubaker is being picked up as a movie. The book Sleeper, put out through Wildstorm is being helmed by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. Damon and Affleck are producing the movie through the Pearl Street production company.
the news hit last night as a series of other DC imprint stories keep rolling out including the rumor of a potential Sandman movie.
Copies of the book can still be found cheap, here is Sleeper #1 on Amazon for as low as $1.75. Copies of Sleeper #1 can still be found cheap on eBay as singles and as sets. Sleeper #1 on eBay
Line Star comics has them cheap too Sleeper at mycomicshop.com Point Blank #3, First Appearance of Carver from Sleeper for .90 cents at mycomicshop.com
The full article from comicbook movie.com runs here.