Stephen King’s Book Vehicles Get Rebooted

Posted on 16th December 2010 in Blog

The last couple of years have seen a large number of remakes and reboots of film properties.  From J. J. Abrams’ successful Star Trek remastery, to Rob Zombie’s powerful remake of the first two Halloween films, to Chris Nolan’s Batman Begins and its sequel.  The last of the caped crusader flicks alone netted a cool $1 bil.  Then there’ve been the more questionable remakes – Nightmare on Elm Street, anyone?

Variety reported that there are plans afoot to remake Stephen King’s 1980 novel Firestarter as a multi-picture enterprise.   The 1984 original starred Drew Barrymore, and plans are set to make the character in the remake even edgier.  Click here to read more.. »

Del Toro to Helm Video Game Project

Posted on 13th December 2010 in Blog

The Strain-trilogy co-author and revered film director Guillermo Del Toro confirmed another hat-trick horror vehicle through a planned video game project currently called Insane.

The co-author of books such as The Strain and The Fall, as well as director of Hellboy 1 & 2, Pan’s Labyrinth and Cronos to name a few, has inked a deal with THQ to produce a horror video game trilogy. Click here to read more.. »