TITLE

LION HOUSES 'AMITY' SCRIBE

AUTHOR(S)
Fleming, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/19/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 39, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on MGM's hiring of "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" writer Scott Kosar to write the remake of "The Amityville Horror". Co-production with Lion and Dimension Films; Michael Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form of Platinum Dunes' production of the movie with Radar's Ted Field.
ACCESSION #
12357434

 

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