Brodesser, Claude
February 2005
Daily Variety;2/3/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 27, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Phoenix Pictures Inc. has pacted with "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" remake helmer Marcus Nispel to retool 1987's Oscar-nominee Norwegian suspense-actioner "Pathfinder." Original picture followed the exploits of warring tribes in ancient Norway. But in the new version, with a script by screenwriter Laeta Kalogridis (Oliver Stone's "Alexander" and James Cameron's upcoming "Battle Angel"), story concerns the little-known skirmishes that took place between the Vikings and Native Americans a thousand years ago.


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