‘Final Destination’ Reboot within the Works With ‘Saw’ Writers (Habitual) – Hollywood Reporter

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Horrible film mavens Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan will pen the script.

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Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan

Fresh Line is gearing up for one other coast with Loss of life.

The firm is restarting itsFinal Destinationdismay franchise, hiring upsetting film mavens Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan to pen the script.

Final Destinationproved to be a cornerstone for Fresh Line’s dismay industry within the early 2000s. The first film, launched in 2000, residence up the theorem that: a persona has a premonition of a horrific and lethal match, cheats his or her cling loss of life and saves several different lives within the process, fully to comprise Loss of life, as a personified but unstoppable force, reach for the survivors one at a time.

The first film became directed by James Wong and starred Devon Sawa and Ali Larter, making $112 million worldwide on fully a $23 million value range. Four extra installments followed thru 2011, with the franchise balancing shock, blood and giggles while being a constant moneymaker for Fresh Line — grossing nearly $700 million, at the same time as the deaths grew to turn out to be an increasing form of clarify.

Situation itsy-bitsy print for the sixth installment, which is being billed as a re-imagining of the franchise, were not printed.

Fresh Line is one in every of the few main firms working with dismay, which is in line with its long history, relationship assist to the Nightmare on Elm Streetyears within the 1980s. Now, it be serving up chills by ability ofThe Conjuring Universe, with a brand recentAnnabelleproject being launched July 3, and can originate the second half of its Stephen King adaptation,It: Chapter Two, Sept. 6.

Melton and Dunstan are dismay vets simplest identified for penning four of theSawmotion photography. They were winners on season three ofMission Greenlightand furthermore wrotePiranha 3DD. They penned the upcomingHorrible Tales to Impart within the Dimfor CBS Motion photography and are working with dismay producers Platinum Dunes on an untitled Christmas dismay project residence up at Sony and on The Reckoningat Paramount.

The duo is repped by Verve, Underground and Bloom Hergott.

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