Bob Weinstein is in talks with My Bloody Valentine 3-D director Patrick Lussier to write and direct the recently-announced Halloween 3D, which Rob Zombie will not be part of.

Variety reports the plan is to have it ready for a summer 2010 release.

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Dimension have also tapped Ehren Kruger (The Ring) to adapt Stephen King's short story Children of the Corn into a new movie. The story of a boy preacher who persuades the kids of a Nebraska town to kill all the adults was previously turned into a movie in 1984, and that went on to spawn six sequels.