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  Tags: Akiva Goldsman, based on book, Blumhouse Productions, Dino De Laurentiis Co., Firestarter, Mark L. Smith, psychic, psychics, pyrokinesis, pyrokinetic, REMAKES, Room 101, Scott Teems, Stephen King, SUPERNATURAL, thriller, Universal Pictures

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No official plot yet, but the original revolved around a young girl with the ability to control fire simply with her mind.


RELEASE DATE
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CURRENT STATUS
In Development
LANGUAGE
English
PRODUCED BY
Universal Pictures
Blumhouse Productions
MPAA RATING
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OFFICIAL SITES
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REVIEW
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DIRECTED BY
Akiva Goldsman
WRITTEN BY
Scott Teems
Mark L. Smith (early draft)
Stephen King (novel)
STARRING
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PROJECT DETAILS
  • Akiva Goldsman (Winter's Tale) is set to direct. (4/30/17)
  • Scott Teems (Sundance TV's Rectify) scripts. (4/30/17)
  • Universal Pictures hoped to go into production sometime in 2011, but that never happened.
  • Writer Mark L. Smith (Vacancy, The Hole) wrote an early draft of the script back in 2010.
  • One of the producers was quoted saying: "We see this as a unique, character-driven thriller with a supernatural edge, based on a timeless concept and enhanced by recent visual effects advances."
  • In the early stages of development, the studio reportedly wanted to turn the this into a franchise property.
  • Was once said to be loosely based on the original Stephen King book, but the "main character is to be reinvented with a little more edge."
  • This project has been in and out of development for over a decade.
  • A remake of the 1984 Stephen King film with the same name.
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