is so back, it's not even funny. He's got one summer blockbuster candidate (Bad News Bears
) in the can, and one sci-fi art film (A Scanner Darkly
) in post, and this fall he'll direct an adaptation of Eric Schlosser
's non-fiction phenomenon Fast Food Nation
, starring Oscar nominee Catalina Sandino Moreno
. Variety is calling the project a "fictionalized thriller"; Jeremy Thoma
s and Sex Pistols impresario Malcolm McLaren
will produce for Thomas' Hanway Films, and shooting will begin this fall.