Tag: Jason Blum

Universal And Blumhouse Team To Remake “The Sentinel”

April 4, 20140 Comments

The Tracking Board reports that Universal Pictures has turned to Jason Blum (Blumhouse Productions) to takeover their upcoming remake of the 1977 film The Sentinel. The original, which was based on the book of the same name from author Jeffrey Konvitz, centers on a young woman who moves into a NYC apartment, only to discover that […]

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“The Purge 2: Anarchy” Gets A New Release Date

March 2, 20140 Comments

Universal Pictures has moved the release date of their upcoming sequel, THE PURGE: ANARCHY. The date has moved from June 20th to July 18th, 2014. Synopsis: “A young couple works to survive on the streets after their car breaks down right as the annual purge commences.” Frank Grillo, Michael K. Williams, Carmen Ejogo, Zach Gilford, Kiele Sanchez, and […]

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“The Purge 2” Gets An Official Title

January 13, 2014

Are you ready for the annual Purge? Universal Pictures‘ sequel to The Purge is currently filming and will be released June 20th, 2014. Frank Grillo, Michael K. Williams, Carmen Ejogo, Zach Gilford, Kiele Sanchez, and Keith Stanfield all star. The official title is THE NEXT CHAPTER OF THE PURGE. I don’t know if I like it. […]

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“The Purge” Sequel Gets A Release Date

November 21, 2013

It appears that Universal it hoping to repeat THE PURGE’s success and will release the sequel the same month as its predecessor. The original was the first low-budget thriller from Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions who will also produce the sequel. The first film cost only $3 million and grossed $90 million. Director/writer James DeMonaco will […]

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Guillermo Del Toro Writing “Pacific Rim” Sequel

October 17, 2013

Although Pacific Rim didn’t meet box office expectations, director Guillermo del Toro has revealed to Empire Magazine that he and co-writer Travis Beachman are currently writing the sequel. “We are writing the sequel. Travis Beacham and I are writing, so that is active. The decision to green light or not, that’s definitely above my pay […]

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Casting News: “The Town That Dreaded Sundown” Remake

April 30, 2013

Young newcomer Travis Tope, pictured below, has booked the male lead opposite Addison Timlin in MGM’s THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN. Ryan Murphy and Jason Blum are producing the remake of a 1976 horror thriller which is being directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon. “The story centers on a rural Texarkana town that was stalked by a serial […]

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