Movie Rights Aquired to Graphic Novel ‘The Sword’

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The graphic novel The Sword is being made into a movie by Lakeshore Entertainment according to Deadline.

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Lakeshore Entertainment has secured rights to Jonathan and Joshua Luna’s graphic novel, The Sword. The female-led revenge story is divided into four volumes and the first installment is expected to go into production this year with Lakeshore’s Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi producing.

Story follows a young paraplegic who leads an ordinary existence until her family is brutally murdered by a mysterious trio. Escaping from the assassins, she discovers a sword that restores her ability to walk and grants her physical powers. With her new weapon she sets out on a journey of brutal retribution.