Christopher Nolan Hires Keith Gordon to Write Thriller

The Warner Bros. psychological thriller is in the vein of “Shutter Island”

Keith Gordon, who wrote and directed "A Midnight Clear" and "The Chocolate War," among others, will write a psychological thriller for Christopher Nolan, TheWrap has confirmed.

The movie is similar in tone to "Shutter Island."

Nolan's production company, Syncopy, set up the movie at Warner Bros.

Gordon is repped by CAA and the Arlook Group.

Nolan is now shooting "Dark Knight Rises," his Batman sequel, for Warners.

Deadline first reported the news.