'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie set for release Aug. 1, 2014

June 27, 2013 at 5:32 PM
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LOS ANGELES, June 27 (UPI) -- Focus Features says its big-screen adaptation of E.L. James' erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" will open in U.S. theaters Aug. 1, 2014.

"Nowhere Boy" filmmaker Sam Taylor-Johnson is to direct the movie, based on a script by Kelly Marcel.

No casting for "Fifty Shades" has yet been announced.

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