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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayHere's another classic kids picturebook being turned into a big screen, family comedy: 'Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,' written by Judith Viorst and published in 1972.

Shawn Levy and 20th Century Fox are teaming on the project, though Levy hasn't committed to directing the feature.

The book, which centers around a family enduring the worst day of their lives, was adapted into a half-hour, animated musical on HBO in 1990 and became a Kennedy Center musical production, with music and lyrics by Viorst, in 1998. [Variety] Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayHere's another classic kids picturebook being turned into a big screen, family comedy: 'Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,' written by Judith Viorst and published in 1972.

Shawn Levy and 20th Century Fox are teaming on the project, though Levy hasn't committed to directing the feature.

The book, which centers around a family enduring the worst day of their lives, was adapted into a half-hour, animated musical on HBO in 1990 and became a Kennedy Center musical production, with music and lyrics by Viorst, in 1998. [Variety]