Al Pacino Blinks May 14, 2009 Al Pacino eyes Stephen Gaghan’s Blink Al Pacino is reportedly eyeing the lead role in Stephen Gaghan’s new movie Blink. The project is based on Malcolm Gladwell’s book which examines the benefits and drawbacks of making snap decisions. Pacino would play a financial worker who reconnects with his adult son. Pacino’s character discovers his son’s ability to make effective fast judgements and uses him to make money on Wall Street. The film is expected to move forward once an actor has been found for the son role.