James Cameron may be moving away from science fiction and returning to historical tragedy for a future directing gig.

Variety reports that the 'Avatar' director has optioned author Charles Pellegrino's upcoming nonfiction book, 'The Last Train From Hiroshima: The Survivors Look Back.' The book, which is set to hit bookstores on January 19, weaves together eyewitness accounts of the Japanese civilians and American pilots who experienced the atomic explosions.
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