TITLE

'PATHFINDER' TRAIL BLAZED

AUTHOR(S)
Brodesser, Claude
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/3/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 27, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
16141735

 

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