The resounding success of Modern Warfare 2 is lifting more than game retailer stocks and Bob Kotick’s personal worth.  As reported in Variety, the game’s casting director Keith Arem has made the move from games to film, getting his script Frost Road green-lit for production with Angels in America director Cary Brokaw at the helm.  Arem’s story follows one man fighting an apocalyptic disease pandemic starting in a small American town.  The project is also getting a graphic novel, with Christopher Shy illustrating.  Arem’s other game credits include “Lord of the Rings,” “Spider-Man,” “Rainbow Six,” “Silent Hill,” and “Prince of Persia.”

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