Tag Archives: The Crazies

The Ten Best Horror Remakes of All Time

As I’ve mentioned a few times already this year, horror is a genre that doesn’t get a whole lot of respect. The same goes for remakes in general, so when you discuss horror remakes, you can expect a distant lack of appreciation. Still, there are some gems to be found,[...]

Ryan Kwanten might play Charles Manson in ‘The Family’

HollywoodNews.com: Just as the curtain is about to fall on torture horror films with “Saw 3D,” news arrives that a Charles Manson flick is in the works and “True Blood” star Ryan Kwanten is being rumored for the lead. Scott Kosar, the screenwriter of such horror films as “The Crazies,”[...]

Fincher, Eisner moving away from intended projects?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Two directors are walking away from anticipated film projects. One is expected, while the other is a surprise. David Fincher, director of such masterpieces as “Zodiac,” “Fight Club” and “Se7en,” is taking his name off of a “Black Hole” remake. This should come as no surprise to those[...]

Overture Films Is “Over” at Starz Media

By Roger Friedman Hollywoodnews.com: It’s the end of the line for Overture Films at Starz Media. Sources tell me that the plucky indie company will be shut down by Starz if a deal isn’t made to sell it soon. This is especially bad news for the nice guys who run it–Chris McGurk and[...]

Exclusive: Hollywood In Five – Breck Eisner, director of ‘The Crazies’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL Hollywood is a busy town. Movers bump into shakers on their way to the next power meeting. You have to move quickly if you want to keep up. HollywoodNews.com is here to help. Our interview feature, “Hollywood In Five,” showcases the creative individuals responsible for the movies we love,[...]

A night to remember for “The Crazies”

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS The invitation came from the “Pierce County Gazette” and read: Dear Friend, “I received your message and am relieved to hear you will be meeting me at 4401 Sunset Boulevard on Wednesday, February 24th, to witness THE CRAZIES.” For security reasons, people receiving the invitation were told[...]

Overture Lets Loose Crazy Comics, Games

BY STAFF As the “outbreak” of Overture Films’ release of The Crazies draws closer, the studio is gearing up for an exciting launch of a comic book series inspired by the film along with various other multimedia content including a motion comic book series, Facebook “tower defense” game and more. [...]