If it's done right, Legend is going to be a thrilling flick!
The movie rights to 27-year-old Marie Lu’s debut novel were sold to CBS Films last year. This YA dystopian novel has all the appeal of The Hunger Games—a swift-moving plot, attractive and clever lead characters, and rebellion against the powers-that-be in a twisted, futuristic society. The setting is Los Angeles in 2130 A.D., and the United States as we know it has been obliterated by floods. The country is now the Republic of America, and it’s at war with the colonies—a nondescript land east of L.A.