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The 11th Frame: Gianmarc Manzione’s 'Pin Action' optioned for movie — but that doesn’t mean a movie will get made

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 am

Gianmarc Manzione’s “Pin Action,” the great book about bowling’s famed action era and Ernie Schlegel, has been optioned for a movie, Manzione revealed in this interview on The Bowlers Show on Sunday night. Gold Circle Films optioned the book, the Bowlers Journal International editor said in a message. But, he added, “That hardly means a movie is going to be made. Maybe 1% of books that get optioned actually go on to become movies. But it's exciting to see that...

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