from Ain't it Cool News;
Ridley Scott To Direct MONOPOLY Movie!!
Ridley Scott will direct “Monopoly,” based on the Parker Bros. board game, for Universal.
Screenwriter on the project is Pamela Pettler (“Corpse Bride,” “Monster House”).
From The Hollywood Reporter:
Ridley Scott, who has been attached as a producer on "Monopoly" and has been mentioned as a possible director, is now officially attached to helm the project, with an eye toward giving it a futuristic sheen along the lines of his iconic "Blade Runner."