Release Date: Tue, 31 Dec 2013
Directed By: Alexandra Aja
Starring: America Olivio
, Elijah Wood
Just when the streets seemed safe, a serial killer with a fetish for scalps is back and on the hunt.
Frank is the withdrawn owner of a mannequin store, but his life changes when young artist Anna appears asking for his help with her new exhibition.
As their friendship develops and Frank’s obsession escalates, it becomes clear that she has unleashed a long-repressed compulsion to stalk and kill.
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Watch the First Six Minutes of the Maniac Remake
When I discovered that the Maniac remake coming I was immediately worried how it would turn out. But when I learned that it would be directed by Franck Khalfoun, starring Elijah Wood and Alexandre Aja and Gregory Levasseur writing the script I felt a little better. Now that the film hasn’t really gotten any big backing from [...]
Official Featurette from the Maniac Remake
As far as remakes go, I have to say that Franck Khalfoun’s Maniac remake is looking highly promising. Of course I could be entirely wrong, but from what I’ve seen thus far I am pumped to check this one out. So to give you guys an even better look, we have scored an official featurette which [...]
A Bounty of New Photos from the Maniac Remake
While we still don’t have a confirmed release date for Franck Khalfoun’s remake of Maniac, we do know that the wonderful guys over at IFC Midnight will be handling distribution so hopefully a date will surface soon. While we wait for that however, we have scored an absolute bounty of new photos courtesy of Kino Gallery, [...]
Red Band International Trailer for Maniac
As much as I love and adore the original flick, I have to admit that this remake of Maniac, from director, Franck Khalfoun, looks absolutely bad-ass. I know a lot of you’re skeptical, hell, I have a total hate for remakes, but when something is good there is no hiding that fact away, remake or not. [...]
IFC Midnight Picks up MANIAC Remake
I am not a fan of remakes and that comes as no shock to all you regulars but I will concede that the MANIAC remake does look somewhat promising. Really that should not be to big of a shock since Alexandre Aja is directing it and he did the Hills Have Eyes remake which was [...]
John C. Reilly as a Maniac?
Yes you read the title correctly. In a recent interview that I conducted with rapper/writer/producer R.A. The Rugged Man the topic of remakes came up and in conversation the Maniac remake was discussed. The director of the film, Franck Khalfoun is a close friend of R.A.’s and R.A. mentioned that originally the filmmakers wanted John [...]
Sales Art for the Maniac Remake
Franck Khalfoun’s remake of Maniac looks brutal, but its still too early to tell if the film is a true testament to the original flick. While we wait for an official poster, the guys over at B-D have scored some sales art from the flick, check it out below. Synopsis: “Just when the streets seemed safe, a [...]
Full NSFW Trailer for the Maniac Remake
Chances are, you probably missed the NSFW teaser trailer for Franck Khalfoun’s Maniac remake due to it being pulled. However, the guys over at Twitch have scored the full length NSFW trailer, which you can checkout below, I’m impressed. Synopsis: “Just when the streets seemed safe, a serial killer with a fetish for scalps is back [...]
NSFW Teaser Trailer for Maniac Remake
We all hate remakes pretty much, usually they destroy everything about the original, but, sometimes, a remake comes along that just blows you out of the water, Franck Khalfoun’s remake of Maniac is one of those times. This looks awesome, I was skeptical to begin with, but this looks utterly brutal, an unrelenting film that I believe [...]
Official Photos & Synopsis For The Maniac Remake
Making its way to this years Cannes Film Festival is Franck Khalfoun’s remake of Maniac, where the film will have a ‘midnight’ screening. So with that, we have scored the first official photos and the official synopsis from the flick, go check them out below. The film stars Elijah Wood and Nora Arnezeder. Synopsis: “Just [...]