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Information for the upcoming remake of the Poltergeist

Information for the upcoming remake of the Poltergeist

by horrormovies.gr19/09/2013

Since 2008 had already become known patterns of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures for the remake of the classic film turn metaphysical horror of Steven Spielberg and Tobe Hooper, "Poltergeist" (1982). Later the effort was headed toward final abort due to financial difficulties of the great company. In June that passed by was informed that eventually the remake will done, funded jointly by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), Sony Pictures Entertainment and Ghost House Pictures.

Since then several have leaked information that will definitely interest those who expect this venture. The new Poltergeist will skinothetithei from the hopeful Gil Kenan, known for his Fantasy films, Monster House (2006) and City of Ember (2008). In the cast involved notable actors such as Sam Rockwell (Moon, The Green Mile), Rosemarie DeWitt (The Watch, Rachel Getting Married) and Jared Harris (Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Natural Born Killers). The script was written by playwright and screenwriter David Lindsay-Abaire, known among other things for his work "Rabbit Hole" of 2010.

The great Sam Raimi will take over the production along with Rob Tapert (the founder of Ghost House Pictures) and Lee Roy (The Strangers), while executive producer will be the Nathane Kahane (The Grudge).

Filming began already in the Autumn and we conducted in Toronto. The film is expected to be released in 2014.


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