Sam Raimi has boarded the MGM Studios remake of Poltergeist as a producer. There were reports earlier today that he was directing, but he is not. Instead, he will help the studio look for a new director.David Lindsay-Abaire is writing the script, which centers on a family trying to get their daughter back from an evil spirit.
'Poltergeist' remake coming next July
The remake is going to star Rosemarie Dewitt ... and Stiles White worked on the screenplay for the movie. Sam Raimi is the producer of the movie. The original "Poltergeist" has been in many top 10 horror lists and has since been an iconic film.
Sam Rockwell Eyes Lead Role in 'Poltergeist' Remake
The actor is apparently "intrigued by the prospect of a lead role in a studio movie produced by horror maestro Sam Raimi" whose most recent efforts as either producer or director include the Evil Dead remake and Oz the Great and Powerful. Gil Kenan ...
Sam Rockwell returns to horror with Poltergeist remake
Acocrding to The Wrap, Rockwell is in talks for a role in the horro remake with MGM and Fox, while other recognisable big names already on the film titles are Evil Dead's Sam Raimi as producer and screenwriter of Oz The Great and Powerful David Lindsay-Abaire.
Sam Rockwell in talks to join Poltergeist remake
Fox's forthcoming Poltergeist remake ... Sam Rockwell reportedly in talks to star in the project. Rosemarie DeWitt is already on board to play the film's female lead, with Rockwell thought to be attracted to the film by the chance to work with producer ...
Sam Raimi Directing The Poltergeist Remake?
Here’s the quote which seemed almost like a one-off comment: “[Adaire's] next project is equally unconventional: He’s penning the script for a remake of Poltergeist, to be directed by Sam Raimi ... listed as a producer on the project so ...