Studios race to tell 'Horror' story

Fleming, Michael
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/31/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 20, p1
Trade Publication
Cites the competition between Dimension Films and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) to make a movie based on the events that informed the 1979 horror film 'The Amityville Horror.' Agreement of MGM with production company Platinum Dunes to do a remake of the original Amityville film; Acquisition by Dimension Films of the life rights of George Lutz who experienced paranormal happenings linked to the Amityville murder.


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