Knowledge Identifier: $Out_of_Sight
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 1995.
Countries: United States (75%), United Kingdom (8%), Australia (8%)
Producer Danny DeVito bought the rights to the book after his success with the 1995 film adaptation of Leonard's novel "Get Shorty"
The National Society of Film Critics voted "Out of Sight" the Best Film of 1998 as well as Soderbergh Best Director and Frank for Best Screenplay
Elmore Leonard - Aside from the short stories already noted, a number of Leonard's novels have been adapted as films, including "Out of Sight" in 1998, "Get Shorty" in 1995, and "Rum Punch"