Lightstorm Takes AMAZONS (

By:Frank Kurtz
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2002
Source: Michael Fleming/Variety

20th Century Fox and James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment have optioned an upcoming novel by Steven Pressfield called LAST OF THE AMAZONS.

According to Variety columnist Michael Fleming, the book is a period piece about the legendary women warriors who nearly overrun ancient Greece.

Pressfield might also adapt his own novel.

If Cameron helms the project, it will be his first film since TITANIC.