Fans of the cult supernatural horror movie The Craft (a film regarding witchcraft and all issues supernatural) could also be excited to seek out out that creating Craft remake/reboot is slated to obtain a rewrite from none apart from 10 Cloverfield Lane co-writer Daniel Casey. Fans of the unique 1990s film might effectively keep in mind the Andrew Fleming-directed drama, involving 4 teenage lady outcasts who collectively attempt their palms at witchcraft, with unintended and disastrous outcomes.
Following its preliminary theatrical launch from distributor Columbia Pictures in 1996, The Craft grossed $55 million in ticket gross sales on the field workplace on a complete finances of $15 million. Since that point, the movie has garnered a big cult following, thus cementing its standing as a bonafide cult-classic – making any and all updates regarding its remake/reboot all of the extra price noting.
According to The Tracking Board, Casey has simply been tapped to supply a rewrite to the script for The Craft remake/reboot, following the completion of a script draft overseen by director Leigh Janiak. With current stories stating that Janiak intends for her followup to the unique 1996 movie to be more of a sequel than a remake or reboot – with Columbia Pictures studio heads already having been received over by Janiak’s pitch for a brand new film centered round feminine empowerment – issues are arguably wanting up for this new tackle The Craft.
Given that Casey is one thing of a scorching commodity in Hollywood at present second, the truth that The Craft returning producers Doug Wick and Columbia Pictures government Lucy Fisher have cornered his abilities to rewrite the film signifies that their is particular curiosity within the remake from the studio. Whether or not followers of the Fleming-directed authentic function might be excited by the chance to revisit the cult-classic some twenty-plus years later stays to be seen, however hopefully the film will handle to attract an viewers of these each intimately acquainted and unfamiliar with the 1996 authentic.
Only time will inform how effectively manufacturing proceeds within the making of The Craft remake as directed by Janiak, however with 10 Cloverfield Lane script physician Casey arduous at work on a rewrite, issues are decidedly transferring ahead in the precise course on the upcoming movie. In the meantime, right here’s to hoping for the very bets from Janiak, Casey, and firm.
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Source: The Tracking Board