Weinsteins' Hellraiser Remake Has Its Writers
Dunstan, Melton climb aboard the reboot.
ShockTillYouDrop reports that Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton, writers of Feast, Saw IV, and Saw V, have signed on to pen The Weinstein Company's forthcoming Hellraiser remake. According to the report, TWC has the new Hellraiser penciled in for January 9, 2009, on account of it being "evident [that] directors Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury were never going to make the initial (unrealistic) September bow."
A horror remake...coming out in January. Not exactly the most promising setup, but we've learned never to count out those crafty Weinsteins, so we'll reserve judgment for now (and draw a little Pinhead on our calendar's 1/9/09).