Back in February 2009, Twilight director Catherine Hardwicke was set to helm this project but she left it for RED RIDING HOOD and so the job now went to Brazilian filmmaker Heitor Dhalia (Adrift), using a screenplay written by Shauna Cross, but now the project belongs to director R.J. Cutler.
At one point, Dakota Fanning was attached to star but she left because she wanted to finish high school, now it’s Chloe Moretz’s movie.
Deadline said it is now official that Chloe Moretz will indeed star in IF I STAY which marks documentary filmmaker R.J. Cutler’s narrative feature directorial debut
This Summit Entertainment movie is a supernatural story about the relationship between a classical musician and her indie rock-star boyfriend…
“In a single moment, everythingchanges. Seventeenyear- old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall riding along the snow-wet Oregon road with her family. Then, in a blink, she fi nds herself watching as her own damaged body is taken from the wreck…A sophisticated, layered, and heartachingly beautiful story about the power of family and friends, the choices we all makeand the ultimate choice Mia commands.”