Greengrass has written a script, "Memphis," based on his own research of King's time in the Tennessee capitol trying to organize sanitation workers, reported Vulture. It was also, of course, where he died, just a day after giving his "I've been to the mountain top" address.
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As disappointed as we were with "Green Zone," Greengrass is still a talented director, with a gift for humanizing action and a history of tackling highly political stories. But we can't imagine Spike Lee is gonna be happy about this.