Weekly News Re-Cap: 07/15 – 07/22

Posted by Peter Hall - July 22nd 2007 @ 10:11 am

Studio Trailers and Clips
Trick ‘r Treat

Studio News and Attachments
Mellisa George cast in completely original film about a mother who is kidnapped and, presumably, tortured in warehouse.  Oh, and if that isn’t familiar enough, the flick is called Captive
Roger Avary says he won’t write a Silent Hill 2 without Christophe Gans directing.
Donnie Wahlberg sounds pretty depressed about being coerced into a Saw IV appearance.
David Hackl, second-unit director and production designer of the previous incantations, puts ink to Lionsgate’s page to direct Saw V and VI.
Scott Free picks up the rights to an unpublished trilogy of vampire stories called The Passage – for seven figures!
Skinwalkers slips to PG-13 and surfaces August 10th to surely disappear two weeks later.

Remakes
They Live may be reborn as a series on Sci-Fi, according to Roddy Piper.
Troll remake to be directed by its original father, John Carl Buechler.

Random and Indie News
In addition to finally hitting DVD shelves, CD shelves will now surely be overflowing with copies of The Monster Squad’s original soundtrack.
Lamberto Bava, son of Mario, to direct psychological thriller Room 213.
Scant details on a Poltergeist SE DVD, no revolutionary features.
Misery gets a loaded SE as well, my laziness in not having bought the previous release pays off.

Indie/Foreign Trailers and Clips
Motocross Zombies From Hell
Mother of Tears -
Dario Argento back at it
Trackman
Codename: Yin Yang


rss 3 comments
  1. Brian
    July 22nd, 2007 | 3:06 pm | #1

    I seriously can’t tell, is Trick r’ Treat a kids movie? Like Goosebumps or something? What’s up with the “r'”? Does the studio think apostrophes are scary?

  2. July 22nd, 2007 | 5:06 pm | #2

    Gramer is for teh old ppl.

  3. R.J. Sayer
    July 24th, 2007 | 3:16 pm | #3

    Trick r’ Treat is seriously the only movie i care about anymore. the only thing i hold any hope for.

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