Steven Schneider

Rob Zombie Talks ‘Lords of Salem’ and ‘The Blob’

It was earlier this month that Rob Zombie is set to make The Lords of Salem his next directorial feature. The witch-themed horror thriller will start shooting this spring, with Paranormal Activity's Jason Blum, Oren Peli, and Steven Schneider producing.

The Lords of Salem is based on a song from Rob Zombie's 2006 album Educated Horses, and it chronicles four witches from the 1692 Salem witch trial who are secretly burned at the stake, later arriving in present day Massachusetts to seek their revenge.

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‘The Swarm’ Remake Buzzes Forward

The Wrap is reporting that the 1978 cult-classic horror movie The Swarm will be remade by producers Roy Lee (The Ring) and Steven Schneider (Paranormal Activity).

Although a screenwriter hasn't been attached yet, commercial director Ash Bolland is signed to the project, making his feature directorial debut. It wasn't clear if this remake will be based on Arthur Herzog's book that the original was based on, or if they are going in another direction. A writer is expected to be hired within a month.

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Oren Peli and ‘Paranormal Activity’ Producers Back ‘The Bay’

Director Barry Levinson's horror project The Bay has just added Paranormal Activity producers Oren Peli, Jason Blum and Steven Schneider, according to Screen Daily.

The movie, which was formerly known as Isopod, has already started shooting in South Carolina and is told through a series of 911 calls, cameraphone videos and other bits of media as the town of Claridge, Maryland is thrust into an eco-disaster that brings chaos and misery.

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