The original centered on an eccentric scientist who, after an experiment with teleportation goes awry, is transformed into a fly.
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- In a recent interview David Cronenberg revealed that FOX apparently passed on the script he wrote, so it looks like this won't be made anytime soon, unless they find a new writer and script that they want to move forward with. (11/21/11)
- Apparently David Cronenberg's script was said to be more of a sequel than a remake.
- David Cronenberg, who directed the 1986 remake returns to write and possibly direct.
- When Todd Lincoln was still attached to the project, it was said that the fly in the remake would actually fly this time.
- Todd Lincoln (Hack/Slash) was originally slated to write and direct back in 2003.
- A second remake of the original 1958 film.