Olyphant Takes on The Crazies RemakeMeh
Today The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Timothy Olyphant will star in the upcoming remake of George A Romero's The Crazies. Variety has already confirmed that Breck Eisner will direct for Overture Films. Ray Wright and The Machinist scribe Scott Kosar will adapt the remake of George Romero's The Crazies from 1973.
The Crazies is one of the few films George Romero has done that I have not yet seen but keep meaning to. "Crazies" revolves around people in a small Kansas town who are beset by a virus that causes insanity and death after a mysterious toxin contaminates the local water supply. Production on the film is schedueled to begin early next year. Keep it here for more.