Originally Posted by BatsDC
They wouldn't have just been sitting on the same script for this long. It would have gone through changes, been rewritten, had plot lines chnaged up a little. It's likley what Edgar said will have changed, even if only a little.
Changing plot lines a little
is not at all changing the setting: the time and place the story takes place in. Unless the director changes, he's going to keep the basic idea he had that made him want to do the movie in the first place.