"People once believed that when you died, a crow took your soul to the land of the dead.....but sometimes, just sometimes, the crow could bring that soul back, to make the wrong things right..." Eric Draven and Shelly Websyter were engaged to be married on October 31.....they were brutally murdered the night before. A year later, the Crow brings Eric's soul back to seek vengeance and earn his eternal rest.
The Crow isn't as precious as other comic book or genre properties that get rebooted for the big screen, simply because it has a long trail of direct-to-DVD sequels lying in its wake that aren't considered very good by most fans. So the idea of a straightforward remake is quite welcome, especially by series creator James O'Barr, who gives this new take on the material his blessing.
What do you think? Does this give you high hopes for the remake?Read More
We haven't heard much about a remake of the 1994 film The Crow lately and it seems the project is still moving forward. Mania recently spoke with director Stephen Norrington who revealed that he's still on board with the remake.
We recently reported that Norrington had signed on to direct The Lost Patrol, but the site is reporting that Norrington would film The Crow remake before that project.Read More
iO9 reports that The Crow reboot is happening, even if it has yet to garner a greenlight. The film will be written and directed by Stephen Norrington.
They recently sat down with the project's producer Ryan Kavanaugh. In regards to the current script he stated:The script is great. We're very excited about it. The Crow is definitely going to happen, we're just getting all the pieces together right now. It's not officially greenlit, but it's going to happen... I think in a couple months we could have the package together for sure.Read More
The remake of a 1994 cult classic could be moving forward very soon. Comics2Film is reporting that the new script draft of Stephen Norrington's remake of The Crow has been, "very well-received" by Relativity Media.
We reported back in December that Norrington would be writing and directing the remake for Relativity, but news on the project has been scant ever since. The site is now reporting that things are picking up for the remake as the project has shifted into casting mode.Read More